AV zombie: Wannabe hi-def format HD VMD will launch in France with software support from two French studios. Seven Sept and Metropolitan FilmExport have both pledged 20 titles for release in the autumn, with regular releases to follow. (…)
Developed by UK-based New Medium Enterprises, HD VMD is a high-density red-laser format that allows up to eight layers of information to be stored per disc side. Resolutions up to 1080p are supported. To date, the maverick system has found few backers amongst the Hollywood elite.