In yet another honour, the team behind ‘Baahubali The Beginning’ will lead a panel discussion on virtual reality titled ‘Increasing the Intensity and Scale of Epic Film Experiences through VR’ at Cannes Film Festival 2016.
The panel, which will be moderated by Patrick Frater, Asia Bureau Chief, Variety, will take place the Marché du Film, on May 16. Director of the film, S S Rajamouli, producer Shobu Yarlagadda, along with Raja Koduri, senior vice president of Radeon Technology Group (RTG), AMD, will attend.
“The panel will discuss new opportunities that a storyteller has today through VR, to create experiences with unprecedented scale and immersiveness, the need for new technology and powerful Graphics Processors (GPU’s) to build these experiences, challenges in VR production, and new ways to distribute these experiences to reach a mass audience,” said a media statement.
The interactive panel will be streamed live via the official Facebook pages of Baahubali and AMD. Subsequent to the discussion, ‘Baahubali The Beginning’ will be screened at Palais K, at the Marché Du Film venue in Cannes at 8:30 pm.