Screening formats guide

35mm
  • Although the demise of film was predicted years ago, it is still very much alive, and always brings its unique look.
  • quality
    10
  • reliability
    10
  • flexibility
    01
  • widespread in big cinemas
    10
  • widespread in small cinemas
    09
Benefits
  • Grain, dynamics, contrast, colour, fragility‚Ķ
  • Universal
Disadvantages
  • It spoils: unlike a digital medium, film deteriorates with each projection
  • Expensive to reproduce
  • Expensive to make
  • Heavy to carry