Film Length Conversion Chart

Use this AJ Video Services film conversion chart to help identify what reels you have.  This is for display purposes and does not verify actual footage or time of your reels. Visit our film transfer page for more information. Call us!

 

8mm Film

Reel Diameter Film Length Play Duration (Approx.)
3″ 50 ft. 3.5 Minutes
4″ 100 ft. 7 Minutes
5″ 200 ft. 14 Minutes
6″ 300 ft. 21 Minutes
7″ 400 ft. 29 Minutes
750 ft. 53.5 Minutes
1,500 ft. 1 Hour & 47 Minutes

16mm Film

Reel Diameter Film Length Play Duration (Approx.)
3″ 50 ft. 1.75 Minutes
4″ 100 ft. 3.5 Minutes
5″ 200 ft. 7 Minutes
6″ 300 ft. 10.5 Minutes
7″ 400 ft. 13.5 Minutes
8″ 600 ft. 20.5 Minutes
9″ 800 ft. 27.5 Minutes
10″ 1,000 ft. 34.5 Minutes
11″ 1,200 ft. 41.5 Minutes
1,600 ft. 55 Minutes
3,200 ft. 1 Hour & 50 Minutes