straight 8

straight up filmmaking since 1999

one super 8 cartridge no editing

we help people get films out of their heads and onto a screen

if you have a straight 8 in you

we want to see it

 

 

dates

what's happening when and what's been before

 

now: two straight 8 comps are going on...


straight 8 industry shootout @ ADFEST2018 is live - check out all details on dates and rules and enter shootout here


straight 8 2018 - is open NOW.  these are the deadlines for straight 8 2018...

  • enter asap on this site only.  150 places - first come first served
  • film delivery deadline: monday march 12th 2018 - 17:00 london time - at cinelab london, uk
  • late film delivery deadline: monday march 19th 2018 - 17:00 london time - at cinelab london, uk - incurs £15 late fee payable direct to cinelab london
  • sound delivery deadline: monday march 26th 2018 - 23:59 london time - digital delivery along with submission form
  • selections announced: approx 3rd week april 2018
  • world premiere at cannes film festival of the 2018 8: mid may 2018 - date tbc
  • london premiere of the cannes 8 and more gr8 entries: spring / summer 2018 - date tbc
  • return of digital copies: following the above premieres

screenings:

 

straight 8 says hello chicago - jan 26, - hosted by straight 8 veterans megan marie connoly & eliaz rodriguez

a selection of straight 8s to inspire chicago - including megan marie's and eliaz's own films

screening details

 

straight 8 says hello scotland - feb 4, glasgow - hosted by 'the forest of black' - 2017 cannes straight8ers who made the awesome 'hard coffee'

a selection of straight 8s to inspire scotland - come on scotland, if you have a straight 8 in you we want to see it

screening details

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