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329 West 18th Street Suite #610
Chicago, Illinois 60616
(312) 243-1808

Film & Home Movie Transfers

CFA can provide telecine transfers of your celluloid home movies to DVD or external hard drive. We offer this service at the following cost:


Super 8mm film .20 per foot
Regular 8mm film .20 per foot
16mm film .20 per foot


Processing Fee $15 per order


Digital Files $0 (drive provided by client)
First DVD $25
DVD Duplicates $15 each


All shipping charges handled by customer.

You can estimate the transfer cost by the following schedule:

50’ reel (3” diameter) $10
100’ reel (4” diameter) $20
200’ reel (5” diameter) $40
300’ reel (6” diameter) $60
400’ reel (7” diameter) $80

If film appears damaged or if it has rough splices, CFA will inspect and make light repairs at a cost of $100 per hour. We will notify client if repair time is likely to exceed 30 minutes of work.

For more information call (312) 243-1808, or email
brian [at]