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 and when and what's been before

whether you're part of straight 8's past or want to be part of the future - or both - we always say the same thing: if you have a straight 8 in you, we want to see it

 

key dates for straight 8 2017 - deadline times are local for london, screening times are local to the location

feb 15 – entry opens at 8pm (strictly limited to 150 places - first come first served)

feb 28 – entry closes at midnight (unless all places are gone before this time and date)

mar 22 – standard delivery deadline. films to have arrived at cinelab london by midnight

films delivered between march 22 and march 28 will be subject to an additional fee of £15 payable direct to cinelab

mar 28 – final delivery deadline. films to have arrived at cinelab london by midnight (fee applies - see above)

mar 28 – soundtrack delivery deadline, midnight (via internet)

apr 18 – industry shootout entry opens @ 8pm bst. first come first served. pre-registration beforehand essential at straight8.net/shootout

may 23 straight 8 2017 cannes film festival premieres, cinema les arcades, 20h30

may 26 – straight 8 industry shootout film deadline. films to have arrived at cinelab london by midnight

june 1 industry shootout soundtrack delivery deadline, midnight (via internet)

june 23 – straight 8 industry shootout premiere, cannes. 10am doors, cinema les arcades

july 9 straight 8 2017 london premieres, 2.30pm, screen 1, picturehouse central

july XX – shootout 2017 london premieres, date and time tbc


explore the past in our timeline