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Old 02-14-2015, 01:38 AM   #241
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From what I have read the DI used for the BD of Lucy was indeed 2K.
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Here's the BD press release -- no mention of 4K.

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-relea...282293061.html
Those words are only mentioned at catalog movies, re-re-release or never before released movies. Only Sony is a king mentioning those 4K words on recent movies. Not in press releases, but on the back cover. 90% buyers don't care.

Fury, Annie, Amazing Spider-Man 2 for example. Universal Pictures next and confirmed 4K movie is "Unbroken" Did you spot any 4K Master words in the press release? Nope there is not.

Universal always have been scares with tech info.
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Those words are only mentioned at catalog movies, re-re-release or never before released movies. Only Sony is a king mentioning those 4K words on recent movies. Not in press releases, but on the back cover. 90% buyers don't care.

Fury, Annie, Amazing Spider-Man 2 for example. Universal Pictures next and confirmed 4K movie is "Unbroken" Did you spot any 4K Master words in the press release? Nope there is not.

Universal always have been scares with tech info.
Yes, but we have confirmation with Unbroken:

http://digitalcinema.bydeluxe.com/si...ombo_10xxx.pdf

Everything for Lucy indicates 2K.

They may've given the VFX companies raw 4K files, but the finish was completed at significantly lower resolution.
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I have been digging more into this. Here in the Netherlands, Belgium and France the rights are at Belgafilms/Pathé for some reason.. And not Universal Pictures. I did found out that Blu-ray does not contain the IMAX shifting (like rest of the world) and is based on a 2K Master.

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The film will be released on August 6 on our screens and will be available in its Atmos , Auro , IMAX , 2K Image and 4K . In the US, the film will be screened in 4D technology via D Box , 4DX and X4D .
The 4K screening could have been a France exclusive. Also the fact the scanning company is based in Paris. (easier to distribute)

http://www.ecran-miroir.fr/2014/07/i...-et-video.html


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Again, that does not mean that the movie was mastered in 4K -- only the projection technology.

Also, the movie was not shown with variable aspect ratios anywhere in the world.
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Winter Sleep (FR)
Winter Sleep (UK)

http://www.sony.co.uk/pro/article/di...ter-sleep-2014
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Done.
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Image Format: 4K 3996x2160 Flat
http://digitalcinema.bydeluxe.com/si...ll_CC_OC_1.pdf

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2247476/...ef_=tt_dt_spec

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Runtime 1 hr 55 min (115 min)
Sound Mix SDDS | Dolby Digital | Datasat
Color Color
Aspect Ratio 1.85 : 1
Camera Red Epic, Cooke 5/i, Fujinon Alura and Angenieux Optimo Lenses
Laboratory ColorWorks, Culver City (CA), USA (digital intermediate)
Film Length 3.155,6 m (6 reels)
Negative Format Redcode RAW
Cinematographic Process Digital Intermediate (4K) (master format)
Redcode RAW (5K) (source format)
Printed Film Format 35 mm (spherical) (Fuji Eterna-CP 3514DI)
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Done.
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