China first full-length 3D animation movie in Auro3D
Mediacorp Audio Post clinched a deal with ZHHY Studios to produce the sound design and Auro3D mixing for Lanling The God of War, a 3D animation movie due for release in early 2019. A first in China, the movie will be using virtual shooting and pure CG effects technology to create life-like characters in the movie.
Lanling Wang, The God of War is helmed by Chinese director Chen Kai. The movie centers around the legend of Lanling, King of the Northern Qi Dynasty and his love story with Princess Yoo Tong of the Northern Zhou Dynasty.
THE SIGNING Ceremony
The signing ceremony took place at the Asia TV Forum & Market 2017.
“Our partnership with Lanling, The God of War movie project is testimony that Mediacorp’s capability extends beyond producing quality content, but also in providing world class audio post production services. I strongly believe that this collaboration will put our Audio Post services on the world map and in the same league as world-class sound designers.”
said Ms Doreen Neo, Chief Content Officer.
“Mediacorp Audio Post is well known in the region for its sound effect and mixing production services,” said director Chen Kai. “I was impressed by their audio post production for the Chinese movie The Room, which was nominated at the Shanghai International Film & Festival’s award show."
He continued: “Sound effect design is a key element in movies, and with their new Auro3D mixing studio, I look forward to the final outcome of the 3D immersive sound they will create for Lanling The God of War.”
Mediacorp Audio Post
Mediacorp Audio Post is a leading music effect design outfit in Asia, it produces music and sound effect for dramas, entertainment programmes, as well as local and regional films. But this is the first time the Mediacorp unit is undertaking the sound effect design and Auro3D mixing for a full animation movie.