Jeffrey Katzenberg Digs into the Future of 3-D Movies and "Monsters vs. Aliens"
Newsarama has posted two parts of a three-part interview with DreamWorks Animation SKG CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg. In part 1, Katzenberg elaborates on why he believes that 3-D movies are the third revolutionary event in moviemaking (after synchronized sound and color), how he came to this conclusion, what kinds of opportunities true 3-D filmmaking offers, and how the current economic hard times will affect the roll-out of 3-D.
In part 2, Katzenberg discusses the upcoming movie Monsters vs. Aliens, especially how 3-D will be used in the movie and what kinds of challenges needed to be overcome to produce it.
UPDATED December 18, 2008: In part 3, Katzenberg discusses the future of DreamWorks Animation in alternate entertainment venues, such as the Madagascar penguins TV spinoff.