Movie Mex Classic Film Restoration
Movie Mex International is dedicated to high definition (HD) digital re-mastering and restoration of classic and contemporary films from Mexico, using a cutting-edge scanning process that reinvigorates our film assets for today’s HD world. Movie Mex is proud to license its content to prestigious players in the industry such as Olympusat, Venevision, DLA and MundoFox.
HD CONVERSION PROCESS (Optical Scanning)
Transformation of classic and contemporary 16mm
and 35mm films to high-definition.
Scanning at 11 fps for 2K, 35mm full aperture
images that is not only efficient, but also provides
the unique scanning capability to generate
simultaneous outputs of DPX and QuickTime files
in virtually any Codec.
Films are thoroughly analyzed, cleaned then
scanned into an HD 2K or 4K formats that enables
our content to be repurposed into a High-
Definition (HD) 1080 format output.
RESTORATION & COLOR CORRECTION
Our film library undergoes Emmy award winning DaVinci Resolve color
correction system, the standard in post-production
since 1984 and DaVinci Revival, the world’s leading
film restoration software.
CURRENT TIME RESTORING: Our current man hours per film are approximately 372 hours. This costs Movie Mex about $41,500 per film. These hours include the following:
10 hours for preparation and cleaning
12 hours to scan
240 hours to restore
60 hours to color correct
50 hours to restore and sync the sound