Reed Midem thanks Prime Focus World, London, for their help in presenting the 3D content at MIPTV
Introduction & Opening Remarks
Chris Forrester, Contributing Editor, Advanced-Television.com, UK
Erwin M. Schmidt, Producer, Neue Road Movies, Germany
Erwin Schmidt was 3D Producer on the Oscar-nominated feature-length dance spectacular Pina (“A film for Pina Bausch”) and directed by Wim Wenders. Erwin’s MIPtv Keynote will explain how this 3D production came about, how production challenges were overcome, 3D budgets achieved and how PINA achieved critical acclaim and a place on the Oscar’s ® Red Carpet. Erwin is now working on a series of ten 3D short films for TV. Wim Wenders is directing one of the episodes and executive producing the series.
Meet the new TV. How 3D-TV is changing broadcaster’s perspectives
Jim Chabin, President, International 3D Society, USA
Jim has served as President of The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Prime Time Emmys), President of Promax/BDA (The Worldwide Organization of Television Marketing Professionals), Head of Promotions for E! Entertainment Television, and Head of West Coast Marketing for the CBS Television Stations.
Jim will update delegates with Hollywood’s very latest thinking on 3D, and how for an increasing number of broadcasters they are taking 3D-TV to heart.