Skip to comments.Discontinuation of Motion Picture Film production
Posted on 04/03/2013 1:24:26 PM PDT by discostu
As previously announced, Fujifilm has stopped production of the majority of Motion Picture Film products by March, 2013.
We would like to thank you very much for your patronage during the long history of manufacture, sales and marketing of these products which will continue to be available until the inventory is exhausted. Please contact our worldwide distributors for availability information.
Fujifilm will continue to provide products and services designed for digital workflow of motion picture production and exhibition such as Recording film for Digital Separation [ETERNA-RDS] for long-term archiving, Imaging processing system [IS-100], and high-performance Fujinon lens for digital motion picture camera and projectors.
With an expertise in optics, image processing, storage and archiving, Fujifilm will continue to provide new and innovative products and services to contribute to the creative entertainment and broadcast industry. Products in discontinuation of manufacturing
Color Positive Film
Color Negative Film
B&W Positive and Negative Film
Sound Recording Film
High Contrast Panchromatic Films
Chemicals (Japan only)
So are we still film buffs?
This sucks. There’s nothing like celluloid.
And "film critics" are now pixel pontificators.
When the power goes out and/or when the computers all crash, a lot of data is going to be lost forever.