Category: My Screening Room

Films that have passed through our projector gates!

I Was A Teenage Frankenstein

It’s almost that time of year and what better way to celebrate than watching horror on film! So join me now for a little bit of 8mm terror as I countdown the days to All Hallows’ Eve! Tonight’s Presentation! I Was A Teenage Frankenstein 1957 Standard 8mm / 200′ BW silent edition. / Ken Films […]

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Return Of Dracula

It’s almost that time of year and what better way to celebrate than watching horror on film! So join me now for a little bit of 8mm terror as I countdown the days to All Hallows’ Eve! Tonight’s Presentation! The Return Of Dracula 1958 (also known as The Curse Of Dracula) Standard 8mm / 200′ […]

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Plastacine Monsters on Super 8

Read about the super 8, monster making, film exploits in Cine 8-16 Magazine today! CelluloidFilm.de Many thanks to Eberhard Nuffer and Uwe Brengel of Cine 8-16 magazine for asking me to write about my Super 8 “monster epics” and the wonderful job on the article.A nice quality magazine dedicated to our favourite film gauges. My […]

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Custom Box Art – A DIY Method

The box art of 8mm films add to the fun of collecting digests. When the original box is missing I find it fun to create new box art. Most of the time I just find a good resolution image of the original artwork to recreate the box but sometimes new artwork is in order. Tools: […]

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My super 8 monster short from 1983

The classic Kodak box your film was returned in after processing. Circa 1983

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Halmar Enterprises Movie Equipment Paraphernalia

From the days when super 8 film could be bought at the local department store, here is a collection of paper paraphernalia from the (unknown until now!) Halmar Enterprises. Located in Niagara Falls, Ontario, this was a outfit run by a movie making couple. Lots of great stuff to download and read, Enjoy!  

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Elmo ST 800

The glorious Elmo St 800 with a collection of digests in the background.

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A Place to Stand (film)

A Place to Stand is a 1967 film produced and edited by the Canadian artist and filmmaker Christopher Chapman for the Ontario pavilion at Expo 67 in Montreal, Canada via A Place to Stand (film) – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This film was lent to me on 16mm. Below are a gallery of screenshots. Unfortunately […]

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Invasion Earth 2150 AD – Spaceship from Super 8 short

Spaceship built from cardboard for my 1983 super 8 sci-fi epic Invasion Earth 2150 AD.  An alien craft enters earth orbit and “beams” down a hideous creature to wreak havoc on earth! The ships of Star Wars were sometimes the influence when building these as can be seen by my nod to a certain Star Wars […]

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Destination Inner Space: Walton 1X400 BW Sound

Destination Inner Space – Terror From Another Planet (1X300) Terror Of The Deep (1X125) Walton Films 1X400 BW Destination Inner Space – Terror From Another Planet (1X300) Terror Of The Deep (1X125) Walton Films Destination Inner Space is one of those films found in many different retitled versions in the world of digests. These two […]

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