Film Laboratory

The only state film printing laboratory that works within the structure of Dovzhenko Centre provides a variety of services, including the processing of colour and black-and-white film materials, producing and restoring of film copies, scanning and processing of digital materials. 

The enterprise has 60 years of experience dating back to Kyiv Film Printing Factory which produced the first Soviet colour films Hrunya Kurnakova and Mikado Palace as well as panoramic and wide-screen film copies for many countries in Europe, Asia and Africa.

The monitoring laboratory of the enterprise has daily control of the processes and regimes of film development, the chemical composition of developer solutions to meet the strict technical requirements and ensure the highest quality of the products.

SERVICES

  • Sensitometry of film materials.
  • Processing of 16 mm and 35 mm films.
  • Developing: 
    • colour negative films; 
    • black-and-white negative films; 
    • colour positive films; 
    • black-and-white positive films.
  • Printing: 
    • Contact printing of colour and black-and-white positive copies;
    • Contactless printing of colour and black-and-white positive copies; 
    • Contactless printing of colour and black-and-white negative copies;
    • Contactless printing of negative sound recordings.
  • Scanning of negative/positive images and sound recordings from a film, optical scanner 2K resolution, DPX 10/16bit format; TIFF, or SD resolution, MOV format. 
  • Processing and colour correction, restoration and cleaning of film materials.
  • Digitization of films and videotapes (BNC, VHS).
  • Production of interpositives and internegatives.
  • Negative cutting, printing and processing of positives using cinex strips or electronic colour analyser;
  • Production of digital negatives (“Dolby surround”) and analogue optical soundtracks from the customer’s magnetic and digital storage;
  • Production of all types of positive film prints (including sample or master prints) and commercials. At the customer’s request, film prints can be produced with purple or non-silver films.
  • Restoration of the film base and emulsion layers (polishing, ultrasound cleaning).

PRICES

SERVICE

PRICE

Processing of 35 mm and 16 mm colour negative films, per 1 m.

36,38 uah / 33,40 uah (for non-residentsв 50,10 uah /40,41 uah)

Rental of film materials: up to 7 days / for each additional day, for 1 part

662,75 uah / 66,16 uah (for non-residents 994,13 uah / 99,24 uah)

Rental of video materials: up to 7 days / for each additional day, for 1 part

324,45 uah / 53,64 uah (for non-residents 486,68 грн / 80,46 uah)

Rental of an editorial script, 1 set

638,15 uah (for non-residents 957,23 uah)

Optical soundtracks production (k 1,200), 1 m

26,94 uah (for non-residents 40,41 uah)

The first trial film copy in the process of color and light passports production (k 1,470), 1 m.

28,17 uah (for non-residents 42,26 uah)

Group excursion to the film fund (from 10 to 15 people), with VAT, 1 excursion

1200 uah (for non-residents - 1500 uah)

Development of sample on color positive film, 1 m.

44,13 uah (for non-residents - 66,20 uah)

Manual cleaning/ ultrasonic 16 mm / ultrasonic 35 m, 1 m.

2,10 uah / 4,02 uah / 4,07 uah (for non-residents 3,15 uah / 6,03 uah / 6,11 uah)

Scanning a magnetic phonogram into digital format waw 44.1 kHz 24 bit, 1 m .

3,51 uah (for non-residents - 5,27 uah)

Scanning VHS / BetaCam videotapes, 1 unit.

1000,00 uah (for non-residents 1500,00 uah)

Scanning of a film in a digital format avi, mpeg, SD resolution (without cost of the carrier): to 1500 m (for all footage) / over 1500 m (for each additional meter)

3900,00 uah / 2,84 uah (for non-residents 5850,00 uah / 3,05 uah)

Sound scanning: up to 1500 m (for the entire footage) / over 1500 m (per 1 m)

1620,00 uah / 2,03 uah (for non-residents 2430,00 uah / 3,05 uah)

Scanning of a film in the DPX 10 bit digital format, HD / FullHD / 2K resolution (without cost of the carrier): to 1500 m (for all footage) / over 1500 m (for 1 meter)

10 985,00 uah / 7,72 uah (for non-residents 16 477,50 uah / 11,58 uah)

Screening on the editing table (1 hour) / on film in the projection hall (1 hour) / on electronic media (1 minute)

193,55 uah / 291,52 uah / 4,85 uah (for non-residents 290,33 uah / 437,28 uah / 7,28 uah)

Extra-budget film materials storage: in refrigeration units (1 part per year) / without refrigeration units (1 part per year)

366,66 uah / 235,44 uah (for non-residents 549,99 uah / 353,16 uah)

Video materials control (VHS, DVD, CD), 1 min.

2,52 uah (for non-residents 3,78 uah)

Control of film materials, 1 m.

1,67 uah (for non-residents 2,51 uah)

CONTACTS: bertman@dovzhenkocentre.org