straight 8

one super 8 cartridge
no editing

straight 8 shootout online #1

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straight 8 shootout online #1



entry to this competition as described on the straight 8 website

entry number supplied after successful entry - this must be included visually in first 3 seconds of your film

processing, scanning from world-class motion picture film lab cinelab london

creation of master pro-res file with straight 8 slate and your soundtrack (lined up with first frame of picture)

an incredible team-building, creatively freeing experience

a nerve-wracking online premiere

voting rights

the chance to win a trophy and donate money to a charity you care about

full rules apply - available after entry


cost of one roll of colour negative super 8mm film (approx £30 from global stockists)

cost of shipping to cinelab london for processing in time for deadline

physical film spool return (can be arranged separately)

camera hire / purchase - great super 8 cameras are easier to find than people think - check here

idea creation

props, cast, locations, insurance, catering

cost of hosting a party/renting a venue for the online premiere

cost of champagne for everyone you know when you win

click here to enter company to straight 8 shootout online #1

your entry cannot be refunded but may be re-allocated by you to another company if you wish


companies may also team up and enter jointly