U2 3D Concert Film
Release date: January 23, 2008
Run time: 90 minutes
Distributor: National Geographic Cinema Ventures
Directors: Catherine Owens and Mark Pellington,
Starring: Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen Jr.
"TRANSCENDENT" - Esquire
"EXUBERANT" - Variety
"TRIUMPHANT" - Toronto Star
U23D is a groundbreaking film that brings the world’s most popular band to theaters in a totally new and engaging way. The first ever live-action 3D concert film, it immerses the audience in an all-enveloping and thrilling cinematic experience. Advanced 3D imagery and cutting-edge surround sound technology are coupled for the first time, to bring a concert to life.
U23D captivates onscreen with a set list including such seminal U2 songs as “Pride (In the Name of Love),” “New Year’s Day,”
“Sunday Bloody Sunday,” “Miss Sarajevo,” “Where the Streets Have No Name,” “With or Without You,” “Fly” and “One,” as well as more
recent tracks such as “Beautiful Day,” “Vertigo,” “Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own,” “Love and Peace or Else” and “Yahweh.”
U23D combines music, performance and technology on bold new terms. You have the best seat in the house—and, even better, you are right there with Bono, The Edge, Larry and Adam as you experience their music. This breakthrough film reflects the band’s longstanding embrace of technology by marrying it with the unique excitement of a live U2 concert, taking viewers on an extraordinary cinematic journey – and into a new dimension far beyond other concert films.
|Larry Mullen Jr.|