Re: 16mm professionalism

From: Jeff Kreines (email suppressed)
Date: Wed Jan 24 2007 - 22:07:04 PST

On Jan 24, 2007, at 11:52 PM, 40 Frames wrote:

> NFL shoots something like a million feet a year.... someone will
> probably
> chime in with the exact number of feet (Jeff?). That's close to the
> average Wiseman film. NFL has their own lab too! I think NFL (Steve
> Sabol)
> and network television are keeping 16mm alive, super 16 that is.

I don't know from football, but they still shoots lots of S16. Not
enough to keep it alive by themselves, of course.
> Though Bolex is still in business, they are now promoting there new
> telecine for old home movies...

Appears to be a service, not a machine they make or sell.

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