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With the majority of theaters transitioning to digital projection, celluloid film is becoming increasingly rare. Our film cell/strip presentations allow you to own a tangible piece of cinema history, which is why they are a must-have collectible for any movie lover. Every piece of film is hand-selected and cut from an authentic reel that once ran through a projector and played for audiences in a movie theater.

 

We pride ourselves in providing collectors with scenes from their favorite movies in their purest form: celluloid film. With digital compression and the lack of color standardization between screens becoming more and more common, the only way to watch a film with its original color grading and resolution is on celluloid film. When you own one of our film cell/strip framed displays, you are looking at it in the highest resolution and most accurate color possible— exactly as the filmmakers intended it. It is a framed piece of the cinematographer’s art in its truest state.

Don't feel like waiting for something we posted on our Instagram, but isn't on our site yet? Contact us! We can do a custom order for you through our site. We are constantly in the process of adding new movie titles to our store. Don't see a movie title you're looking for on our site? Let us know. If we get enough requests for a specific movie title, we may add it to the store!

PRODUCT CARE

We do not recommend opening the frame unless absolutely necessary. If your film cell/strip slides loose and becomes off-center inside the frame, push on the indent labeled “Push” on the bottom of the frame and carefully open it. Reposition the film to the desired position, and then snap the frame closed. If the film continues to slide, reposition it again and try pinching the cell/strip from both sides of the clear membrane to create a tighter seal to hold the film in place. Do this with a microfiber cloth to avoid fingerprints. Unless doing this, it is not recommended to touch the frame’s clear membrane as it may cause unwanted creases. 

 

To prolong the life of your film and keep it from fading:

-Avoid storing it in an environment that is hot or humid

-Avoid placing it in direct sunlight for extended amounts of time

SCOPE vs FLAT

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FLAT 

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There are two common types of 35mm film prints: scope and flat.

 

An image printed in scope looks thinner on the film itself compared to the way it looks projected in the theater. That is because anamorphic lenses were used while filming to squeeze the image during capture. Once it is projected in theaters, the image can be stretched with another anamorphic lens and projected extra wide onscreen in the intended aspect ratio: 2.40:1.

Flat uses black bars to preserve the intended aspect ratio of the film without the use of an anamorphic lens to stretch it.

When it comes to collecting, both have their benefits. A scope film image is significantly bigger to maximize the size of the image in each cell, but the image appears squished. A flat image is smaller on the film itself, but is not squished.

SCOPE

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ORIGINAL SCOPE

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STRETCHED WITH ANAMORPHIC LENS

FILM SIZES

35mm film

-Aspect Ratio: Typically 1.85:1 or 2.40:1, but varies

-Approx. Resolution: 4K

-Approx. average projection size: 42-60 ft wide, 19-33 ft tall

 

70mm film

-Aspect Ratio: 2.20:1

-Approx. Resolution: 6K

-Approx. average projection size: 60 ft wide, 27 ft tall

IMAX 70mm film

-Aspect Ratio: 1.43:1

-Approx Resolution: 12K

-Approx. average projection size: 72 ft wide, 52 ft tall

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IMAX 70mm film is a much taller aspect ratio. Because of that, with IMAX 70mm, you get more image on the top and bottom compared to standard 35mm.

IMAX 70MM FILM

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SHIPPING

U.S. Shipping

$6 for the first film product in your order. No extra charge for additional film products added to the same order.

$6 for the first art print in your order. No extra charge for additional art prints added to the same order.

International Shipping (countries outside of the U.S.)

$19 for the first film product in your order. No extra charge for additional film products added to the same order. 

$19 for the first art print in your order. No extra charge for additional art prints added to the same order.

How long will it take for me to receive my order?

Please allow for a handling time of 1-7 days in addition to estimated delivery times for USPS First-Class mail. USPS estimates 1-5 business days for first-class packages within the U.S., and 1-4 weeks for first-class international packages. Please understand this is just an estimate provided by USPS and actual delivery times depend on USPS once your package is in their hands.

Once we have shipped your order, our site will automatically send you an email with tracking information. If you have not received tracking information one week after placing your order, please contact us.