Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Warner Bros & Legendary Pictures ties up to Release ' POKEMON Detective Pikachu' in 270-Degree Panoramic ScreenX Format

CJ 4DPLEX, the world’s leading cinema technology company, together with Warner Bros has announced that the live-action Pokémon adventure, POKÉMON Detective Pikachu, will be opening worldwide by 10 May, is coming to select theatres in the ScreenX format.
“We are very excited that Pokémon fans will soon be able to enjoy the fun, comedy and adventure of POKÉMON Detective Pikachu and be able to immerse themselves in the full potential of ScreenX.We are thrilled to partner with Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures in bringing this experience to audiences in our newest cinematic format,” said  CJ 4DPLEX  CEO JongRyul Kim.
POKÉMON Detective Pikachu will be the third Warner Bros film to be released for 2019 in the panoramic, 270-degree premium cinema format. The new film is part of an earlier six-picture agreement between the two companies that includes New Line Cinema’s Shazam! and The Curse of La Llorona, currently in cinemas; Warner Bros. highly anticipated Godzilla: King of the Monsters, opening on 31 May; and two more yet to be announced for 2019.


ScreenX is the world’s first multi-projection theatre technology that allows a 270-degree panoramic movie watching experience. ScreenX allows the audience to go beyond the frame of the traditional movie screen, utilising a proprietary system to expand the centre screen image to the side walls, surrounding audiences with imagery and providing a sense of being inside the movie.
“We couldn’t be happier to expand our ScreenX slate and invite fans around the world to experience this much-anticipated new Pokémon adventure with the full immersion that this breakthrough technology can deliver. As a company, we’re committed to creating unparalleled movie-going experiences for our customers, and CJ 4DPLEX has been a terrific partner as they continue to push the frontiers of technology to deliver our stories in exciting new ways,” said Warner Bros head of international distribution Thomas Molter. ”
ScreenX adds another dimension of creative possibilities for audiences to enjoy when seeing POKÉMON Detective Pikachu. The 270-degree experience opens up a whole new world as Pokémon pop up everywhere, filling all the three screens, and epic battles put audiences in the middle of the stadium as Detective Pikachu’s lightning attacks strike from the left and right panels while action unfolds on the main screen.

Courtesy: Animation Xpress.com

Monday, April 29, 2019

Nickelodeon and CBS Television Studios approves Animated " Star Trek" series

Nickelodeon and CBS Television Studios has announced to have a go-ahead for a new animated Star Trek series to be developed by Emmy Award winners Kevin and Dan Hageman (Trollhunters and Ninjago). The project will be overseen by Nickelodeon animation production and development EVP Ramsey Naito.
Launching exclusively on Nickelodeon, the series expands the Star Trek universe for a new generation of fans. The new original CG-animated series finds a group of lawless teens who discover a derelict Starfleet ship and use it to search for adventure, meaning and salvation.




Naito commented, “Partnering with CBS Television Studios and the creative masterminds behind the Star Trek franchise is an incredible opportunity and allows our audience to discover rich characters and new stories. Star Trek is a franchise loved by generations of fans around the globe, and adding Nickelodeon as home to the next animated series is a perfect fit.”
Emmy Award-winning Hageman brothers have written and produced some of the biggest animated franchises in film and television. They have noted projects to their credit like Emmy Award-winning series Trollhunters, The LEGO Movie, LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu, the theatrical The Lego Ninjago Movie, Hotel Transylvania,The Croods 2 (writers), apart from the upcoming live-action feature Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark.
Star Trek, Nickelodeon, and the state of animation are doing incredibly ambitious things as of late. We couldn’t be more excited to jump aboard,” added Dan and Kevin Hageman.
The Star Trek series will be from CBS’ Eye Animation Productions-CBS Television Studios’ new animation arm, Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment. Alongside Kevin and Dan Hageman, Alex Kurtzman, Heather Kadin, Katie Krentz, Rod Roddenberry and Trevor Roth will serve as executive producers with Aaron Baiers as the co-executive producer.
Star Trek’s mission is to inspire generations of dreamers to build a brighter future. Dan and Kevin have crafted a story that honors its exploratory spirit in a way that’s never been done before, while the Nickelodeon team blew us away with their excitement at bringing Trek to a younger generation around the world,” said Kurtzman.

The Star Trek animated series is the newest addition to the expanding Star Trek television universe as it joins Star Trek: Discovery and Star Trek: Short Treks, a series of short stories tied to Discovery. The new Star Trek series is the third animated series from CBS Television Studios, following Star Trek: Lower Decks for CBS All Access and Our Cartoon President for SHOWTIME.
Nickelodeon animation development VP Claudia Spinelli is the executive in charge of the new animated Star Trek series for Nickelodeon.

Courtesy: AnimationXpress.com


Thursday, January 3, 2019

New Year Resolution 2019



This year, pledge to make a career choice that is bright, lucrative, and promising. Hone your skills in #Animation, #VFX, #Multimedia, #GamedDesigning, #Broadcast, and Augmented and Virtual Reality. Learn from industry experts, try hands on different animation tools and software, and bring alive virtual characters.
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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Digital Filmmaking








From pre-production to post production, the entire#filmmaking process is loaded with excitement. Do you want to be a part of this exciting journey too? Join #MAACSohnaRoad, learn the basics of digital filmmaking like storyboarding, character design, modelling, texturing, and lighting, and make an animated blockbuster of your own! Join now:http://bit.ly/MAAC_India

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Monday, December 10, 2018

Virtual Reality


Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are widely used in technology these days. Do you want to learn the nuances of #AugmentedandVirtualReality? Join #MAACSohnaRoad and learn all about #AugmentedReality and #VirtualReality from the experts. Become a skilled professional and grab lucrative career opportunities in the #VRand #AR industry soon!