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The straight 8 app lets you make up to 3-minute films on your phone: editing and adding great looks as you go along, then completing your film with music - all right on your phone. From there you can share it with friends and the straight 8 community. It's easy to get started and you can make it as challenging or fun as you like. Download for free now and join the movement! If you have a film in you we want to see it.

• make 3 minute videos at HD quality. no fussing with a computer! ...100% finished on your iPhone
• in-app sharing to Vimeo, Youtube, by email, Twitter, Facebook, save to camera roll and synch with itunes
• join our film makers community - watch and share films with the growing straight 8 app community
• professionally designed 'looks' to add to your shots - created by top London post-production house: Rushes
• variable filter strength - add as little or as much as you like
• optional focus, exposure and white balance locks with simple touch operations and other great optional features for full creative control
• what you see is what you get. commit filters and picture controls before you shoot each shot
• exclusive music library by excellent music artists - including rights to synch with your film (in-app purchase)
• basic music / camera-sound mixing all within the app
• remote control function - pair a second device running the app to control the recording device for more creativity and control
• use the in-built flash light on the device to light your scene
• save your partially complete film to continue making it later
• many more features, effects and camera kit to come
• connect with a community making in-camera-edited films since 1999 (on super8 cine film)
• the app is free!

straight 8 is a cult filmmaking competition that started in 1999. Until now, straight 8 has challenged new and seasoned filmmakers worldwide to make a film on one roll of super 8mm cine film lasting 3'20", editing only 'in-camera'. now straight 8 comes into the digital age with this brand new app. We have exciting features, upgrades and competitions planned for the future so please play away, feed back to us and become part of what we hope will be a thriving community of daring straight 8 digital filmmakers.