Double 8 Film - Cine8 Color Negative 40 - Daylight (25 ft - 40 ISO)

Double 8 Film - Cine8 Color Negative 40 - Daylight (25 ft - 40 ISO)

  • $34.99


FPP Cine 8 Color Negative 40 Film (Daylight Balanced)
Double 8 (a.k.a. Regular 8) Color Negative Film - 25 ft roll x 2 (Shoot side 1, flip reel, shoot side 2) / 40 iso / Daylight Balanced

*BEST CHOICE because the film speed (ISO) of 40 is PERFECT for your vintage manual or automatic 8mm camera!

Film purchase does not include develop / scan services. The FPP offers Processing and Scanning of this film (service sold separately)

Please read all the information on this page before purchasing.

This film is standard 8mm color negative film, also know as regular 8 film format or double 8. Negative film is not for projecting in a vintage projector but for scanning to a digital file. 

  • Beautiful color negative film
  • Process: ECN-2
  • 2x8 mm standard / 25 foot roll film
  • Normally 8mm is shot at 16fps (frames per second)
  • Frame size 4.8mm x 3.5mm
  • Not for cameras that need 8mm magazine cartridge film. Not for Super 8 cartridge cameras

  • above: How to know if your camera can take Cine 8 film? Open your camera compartment. You will see one empty spool (the take-up Spool). Need a camera take-up spool? Grab one from The FPP!

    How does this film work? 

    Regular 8 film is actually 16mm in width when you receive it (on a 25 ft daylight camera spool). On the first pass though the camera, the film is exposed only along half of its width. When the first pass is complete, you open the camera and flip / swap the spools. The same film is exposed along its other edge. After the film is developed, both sides of the film is scanned to create an approx 4 minute file (per roll).

    How do I load my camera?
    Each camera is slightly different but check out this video where Michael Raso loads a Revere 8 Model 88.

    Due to the age of vintage movie cameras, we do not accept returns on movie film. Some of the specific risks inherent to shooting film in vintage cameras - even functioning and previously tested vintage cameras  - include light leaks, overexposure, underexposure and emulsion scratches. We feel it is especially important we bring this to your attention prior to the purchase of film as we do not accept returns on still or motion picture film.


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