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 and into other peoples’ heads

(or what’s the point?)

if you have a straight 8 in you

we want to see it

straight 8 shootout online #1: 15 companies on 5 continents. 15 super 8 rolls. zero editing. the first ever straight 8 shootout live-online-premiere WAS ON DEC 6TH

DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAMME HERE


watch the WHOLE SHOW HERE. IN THE SAME ORDER, BROKEN INTO CHUNKS...


NB: THREE STRAIGHT 8 CLASSICS WERE PLAYED DURING LIVE VOTING AND ARE IN THE ABOVE PLAYLIST BUT WERE NOT IN COMPETITION: ‘JOUR DE GLOIRES’, ‘SATAN’S BITE’ AND ‘I AM JUSTIN WAITE’.

vote for your favourite film within 1 WEEK after the show - one lucky voter will win free entry to straight 8 2019 with the chance to premiere at the cannes film festival - click here to vote - BUT ONLY IF YOU WATCHED THEM ALL AND HAVE THE INTEGRITY TO VOTE ONLY FOR YOUR FAVOURITE - THANKS!

THIS AUDIENCE VOTE WILL BE FOR THE FAVOURITE FILM NOT AWARDED A TROPHY DURING THE EVENT. SEE BELOW FOR THE RESULT AS VOTED BY THE ENTERED TEAMS ONLY.

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AND… THE WINNERS ARE:

GOLD - TAIYO KIKAKU - WITH ‘GHOST’ - DONATING TO: JAPANESE RED CROSS

SILVER - MINDSEYE - WITH ‘BAD TIMELINE 2018 - 00222’ - DONATING TO: THE LORETTA SAUNDERS COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP

BRONZE - FINAL CUT - WITH ‘MERIDIAN’ - DONATING TO: PLANNED PARENTHOOD FEDERATION OF AMERICA

CONGRATULATIONS AND THANK YOU TO ALL THE COMPANIES THAT BRAVED THIS OPPORTUNITY TO PUT CRAFT AND CREATIVITY LIVE ONLINE TO THEIR FRIENDS AND COMPETITORS WORLDWIDE BEFORE SEEING IT THEMSELVES - PLUCKY PEOPLE!!


AND thanks to our main partners and to all the companies brave enough to put it all on the line, online

processing and live streaming partner: cinelab london

trophy partner: machine shop sfx

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