Space.The final frontier. These are the voyages of the RSA The Movies. It’s ongoing mission: To seek out new forms of life, to boldly go where – Dammit Lourens! Stop using the damn replicator to make Amanda Bynes clones!While that particular space scenario will never happen (Various gods willing), our own solar system happens to be far more interesting in reality than what several sci-fi shows would have you believe. Directed by Stephen van Vuuren, In Saturn’s Rings is the culmination of over a million still photos of the ringed planet, all done without the need of any of that high-falutin’ fancy CGI stuff that is all the rage these days. And it looks absolutely phenomenal. See for yourself. And if you’re rich enough to own a 4K set and have a strong online connection, click on original resolution:
Never have I been sadder today that we don’t have a local IMAX cinema anymore. The film will be hitting that massive resolution screen so far, and I can’t think of a better use of that humongous technology, than to capture the cold, dark, vacuumed majesty of space with.
Last Updated: July 5, 2013