As if 3D
really needed any more momentum, famed director James Cameron is openly backing the technology and actually shooting an upcoming film (Avatar
) in 3D. In a recent interview with Variety
, Cameron notes that when viewers see a scene in 3D, the "sense of reality is supercharged
," and he even went so far as to say that every film he's ever done previously could have "absolutely benefited from 3D." Still, he does admit that the "economics of 3D" are unclear
, and end results will depend heavily on how many theaters adopt it and how many filmmakers choose
to "play in the new space." Trust us when we say that these comments are just the tip of the iceberg, so head on down to the read link for tons more insight from James on what 3D is doing (and what it can do) for cinema.