NFT2 technical details

An intimate screening room with a small stage, NFT2 is ideal for panel discussions, industry events or private screenings.

NFT2, BFI Southbank

NFT2, BFI Southbank

Seats

125

Screen

12ft x 23ft (7m x 6.4m), Matt white

Distance from screen to projector

Film: 12.34m / Digital: 10.40m

Projectors

Digital: 2K Christie CP 2000; maximum resolution 2048 x 1080
35mm: 2x Cinemeccanica Victoria 8 projectors
16mm: 1x Philips projector

Film formats

16mm, 16mm scope, Super 16mm, 35mm all standard ratios, 35mm nitrate, 2D Digital

Variable speeds

16-30fps (35mm), 16-25fps (16mm)

Sound

5.1 sound, 16mm magnetic sound follower, Dolby Digital, Dolby DMA8 Plus, Dolby E facility, 16mm optical & combined mag

Video

SD and HD – VHS (PAL/NTSC), DVD (PAL/NTSC), Beta SP (PAL/NTSC), Digibeta (PAL/NTSC) – analogue or digital sound, Doremi DCP 2000 Cinema player

General

Soundcraft ‘Folio’ 8 Channel Sound Mixer, 2 hand microphones and up to 6 table microphones, Lectern, Induction loop (for film and stage), Infra-red headphones (single channel), Live soft title facility on request, Hard wired ADSL connection

Lighting

2x Parcan 64

Audio theatre playback

CD, Cassette, Mini Disc

Audio recording

Mini Disc, Cassette

On request

HD Cam, BluRay, S-VHS, U-matic (PAL/NTSC + HI/LO Band), Quvis ST recorder player, Kodak 35mm carousel, Laptop interface, Firewire via DV bridge, Macbook

On request and at additional cost

HDCam SR, DV, Mini DV

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