Fyodor Bondarchuk is going to make movie Stalingrad in 3D format. Art Pictures Company is already negotiating about cooperation with Vince Pace, the director of photography of Avatar.
Stalingrad will be filmed in an epic genre, with the budget to make 30 million dollars. It is going to be a joint production with one of the big foreign studios. Besides, Art Pictures carries on negotiations with the German actor Til Schweiger. No matter if Schweiger plays in the film or not, his company Barefoot Films is interested to become a German co-producer.
Earlier it was reported that the film would be released in 2012 to mark the 70th anniversary since the beginning of the decisive Stalingrad Battle.