Aadhi Bhagavan, director Ameer’s forthcoming film which has Jayam Ravi in the lead role, will be the first in Kollywood to have 7.1 surround sound.
‘A R Rahman’s A M Studio is proud to introduce this technology to the south indian film industry. Director Ameer’s Aadhibhagavan will be the first tamil feature film to be mixed in 7.1 Surround Sound at standard resolution (48 Khz standard definition audio),’ said a press release.
It added: ‘With the modern digital cinema systems installed in 70% of the cinema halls all around Tamil Nadu, 7.1 Technology can be implemented seamlessly with the existing film production cycle. The same 7.1 audio can also be produced at HD quality.’
‘Hollywood had already produced many films in 7.1 surround sound. Toy Story 3 is the first film to have 7.1 surround sound track. Bollywood has also followed suit in producing films with 7.1 audio. Dum maaro Dum, Rockstar are namely a few films that were released in 7.1.’