TECHNICAL SPECS & SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Feature Film source files can be delivered on a hard drive:
(FedEx or UPS with tracking) and formatted either HFS+, HFS, NTFS, EXT2, EXT3 or EXT4.
Files can also be uploaded to our server and we'll traffic your film directly to your requested destination. Using a courier will reduce the headache of uploading large files and make your turn around time faster.
Short Films and Audio can be uploaded to our serer using the following specifications:
Video Formats for both Shorts and Features are:
QUICKTIME: .MOV, .AVI or AVID DHxHD
FRAME RATES: 23.98, 24, 47.96, 48 (DCI COMPLIANT) 25, 29.97. 30, 50, 48, 59.94, 60 (SMPTE)
ACCEPTABLE CODECS: PRORES (422, HQ, 4444 OR 4444XQ), DNxHD,
XDCAM-EX, DVCPRO HD AND AVC INTRA
*For best results use a frame rate (fps) of 24P OR 25P. Frame rates of 50i or 60i are acceptable as well as 23.976/23.98 but will need to be converted TO 24P OR 25P before a DCP can be generated. *Frame Rate Conversion is an additional expense.
COMPRESSION: APPLE PRORES (HQ) 4:4:4 OR 4:2:2 Quicktime files are preferred for the best screening scenario.
ASPECT RATIO: FLAT, SCOPE OR ANAMORPHIC ?
2k FULL WIDTH: 2048 x HEIGHT: 1080 (1.85:1)
4K FULL WIDTH: 4096 x HEIGHT: 2160 (1.85:1)
2K WIDTH: 2048 x HEIGHT: 858 (2.39:1))
4K WIDTH: 4096 x HEIGHT: 1716 (2.39:1)
2K STEREOSCOPIC: 2x WIDTH: 2048 x HEIGHT: 1080
ACCEPTABLE FORMATS: JPEG, TIFF, DPX AND CINEON
SEQUENTIAL FILES ACCESSIBLE FROM ONE FILE DIRECTORY ONLY
NO ANAMORPHIC IMAGES.
STEREO • 5.1 SURROUND • 7.1 SURROUND
.WAV or .AIF
24BIT • 48K • DISCREET CHANNELS
TAPE SUBMISSIONS ARE ALSO ACCEPTED WITH PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS.
Please contact us at one of the phone numbers below with any questions.