This is terrible news!  I am sorry to hear it.

I just spoke to Kodak in the USA and they are still selling TriX Super 8,
but you have to call Kodak directly at 1-800-621-3456 to place the order.

Maybe we can coordinate shipments to the UK?

tara nelson


On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 11:48 AM, Cherry Kino <cherrykinocin...@yahoo.com>wrote:

> Ok some (kind of crap) film stock news!
>
> Just spoke with Kodak, hoping to order some Tri-X Super 8 cartridges for a
> film I'm making, and guess what - they now no longer sell it directly to
> people, they have allocated 're-sellers' to do it for them. These are the
> prices these re-sellers are asking - bear in mind this is ONLY for the film
> stock, no processing etc:
>
> Widescreen Centre - £19.00 each
> Blue Cine Tech - £20.99 each
> Sendean Cameras - £28.00
>
> WTF?!!
>
> That's a big price increase from £12-£13 per roll, which is what it used
> to be.
>
> Widescreen Centre are the 'cheapest' of the 3, but then there's also
> shipping and extra costs etc. Not cool. Sendean… what are they playing at?
> £28? I know prices go up and there are overheads etc, but seriously, that's
> excessive.
>
> So, I'm definitely going to be buying Adox pan-x 100, which I am also
> going to supply in the UK in the next few months once the CK website is up
> and running.
>
> Kodak made a mistake, because it'll just stop custom. Maybe they're
> winding down Tri-X, and this is their way of doing it… ? Anybody know the
> inside scoop?
>
> Jeez Louise, what the heck are they doing...
>
> It would work out cheaper to buy Tri-x from the excellent duo Richard and
> Diana at Nanolab in Australia, and pay the shipping and tax, than to get it
> from a source in the UK! Mad. Might just do that.
>
> Anyways, to end on a positive note, here's my latest film, 'Attraction'.
> https://vimeo.com/76331605
>
> Bye!
>
>
> xxx
>
>
>
> Martha Jurksaitis
> Analogue Film and Photography Artist
>
> M: 07935 916 560
>
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