London, (ANI): James Cameron has slammed the procedure employed by
some filmmakers to convert films lensed in 2D to the 3D format.
According to Cameron, making a movie in 3D – like he filmed Avatar
– ensures better quality over subsequent conversion.
Cameron said filmmakers "should have been pounding on the gates
of the studios saying we want to make movies in 3D." However, the
Titanic director, 55, pointed out that the appetite for 3D films
might soon dip. "The problem is these decisions should be made by
film-makers, they shouldn''t be made by studios, because if it was
up to studios they''re going to sacrifice quality for lower cost,"
the BBC quoted Cameron, as saying.
Cameron has also disclosed plans to convert Titanic into 3D, but
said he will take his time and not go with a "slapdash