MUMBAI: Martin Scorsese has decided to abandon film
and shoot his forthcoming films digitally, according
to his long-time editor Thelma Schoonmaker.
who won an Oscar this year for his first 3D film Hugo,
has lost the battle with traditional ways of filming
motion pictures,says a report.
would appear that we've lost the battle. I think Marty
just feels it's unfortunately over, and there's been
no bigger champion of film than him. It's a very bittersweet
thing to be watching films with him now that are on
We're cherishing every moment of it. The number of prints
that are now being made for release has just gone down,
and it would appear that the theatres have converted
so quickly to digital," the report said.
will begin his digital revolution by shooting his next
project The Wolf of Wall Street that stars Leonardo
DiCaprio, Jean Dujardin and Jonah Hill in 2D. The film
is expected to roll in mid-August.