Paramount waves farewell to film

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  • 22:19 on 21st Jan 2014
  • By Katie WongKatie Wong
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It is the end of an era as Paramount Pictures has become the first major film studio to stop releasing their features using 35mm. Their most recent feature, 'Wolf of Wall Street' was the first film to be released completely on digital, with comedy 'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues' being the last major feature partly distributed on 35mm film.

This marks a major transition in cinema projection and distribution, as advanced technology has dramatically reduced the production and distribution costs of films. With this major change, it will not be long before other film studios will follow suit.

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