SEVEN PRODUCTIONS: straight 8 2017 is on ... / by Jane White

 courtesy of 'straight 8' a division of Seven Productions

courtesy of 'straight 8' a division of Seven Productions

The global super 8 film competition launches 2017 challenge.  

straight 8 invites anyone, anywhere to make a short film on one 3 minute 20 second cartridge of Super 8mm cine film with no retakes, no editing and no post-production. The first time selected filmmakers will see even their own films is at the straight 8 premiere at Cannes Film Festival, May 2017.  Entry opens 15th February 2017 at 8pm GMT, is only available at straight8.net/enter and is strictly limited to 150 places. Finished films need to be delivered, exposed but undeveloped to Cinelab London by 28th March. Soundtracks must be original and are uploaded separately.

Note: This is the open, individuals competition, Shootout will follow.