The upcoming concert documentary U2 3D has been picked up for distribution by National Geographic. According to Variety, the film will only be released in 3-D.
The film was shot in South America during the band's Vertigo tour. The project was produced by 3ality Digital and directed by Catherine Owens and Mark Pellington. 3ality Digital CEO Sandy Climan stated, "Digital 3-D is a new cinema medium that truly allows moviegoers to immerse themselves in the experience, energy and emotion of being in a prime seat at a U2 concert."
The film will make its North American debut in January of 2008.