IN7OMM.COM
Search page
Deutsch | Language
7OMM e-News
Rumour Mill
Contact | Volunteers

WHAT'S ON IN 7OMM?
Todd-AO Festival
KRRR! 70mm Seminar
Widescreen Weekend
7OMM Festival
 

7OMM FILM
"Flying Clipper"
"The Hateful Eight"
"The Master"
"Oklahoma!"
"Scent of Mystery"
"2OO1"

IN LARGE FORMAT
Todd-AO
Ultra Panavision 70
Super Panavision 70
Dimension 150
DEFA 70
Sovscope 70
Technirama
IMAX
Showscan
Cinerama
Cinemiracle
70mm Blow-up

NEWS
2016 | 2015 | 2014
2013 | 2012 | 2011
2010 | 2009 | 2008
2007 | 2006 | 2005
2004 | 2003 | 2002

LIBRARY
Interview & People
Cinemas
DP70 / Norelco AAII
70mm Projectors
Rama Galore
Cinerama Remaster
70mm Engagements
SENSURROUND
Stories
Remember

THE 7OMM NEWSLETTER
2005 | 2004 | 2002
2001 | 2000 | 1999
1998 | 1997 | 1996
1995 | 1994 | PDF
 

in70mm.com Mission:
• To record the history of the large format movies and the 70mm cinemas as remembered by the people who worked with the films. Both during making and during running the films in projection rooms and as the audience, looking at the curved screen.
in70mm.com, a unique internet based magazine, with articles about 70mm cinemas, 70mm people, 70mm films, 70mm sound, 70mm film credits, 70mm history and 70mm technology. Readers and fans of 70mm are always welcome to contribute.

Disclaimer | Updates
Support us
Testimonials
Table of Content
 

eXTReMe Tracker
Extracts and longer parts of in70mm.com may be reprinted with the written permission from the editor.
Copyright © 1800 - 2070. All rights reserved.

Visit biografmuseet.dk about Danish cinemas

 

2001: A Space Odyssey Essential Presentation Procedure

Read more at
in70mm.com
The 70mm Newsletter
Written by: METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER Date: 13.02.2014
The Running time of 2001: A Space Odyssey is 2 hours 20 minutes, plus 10 minutes of OVERTURE, ENTRACTE and EXIT MUSIC.

Thus:-

FIRST HALF 1 hour 26 minutes PLUS 3 minutes OVERTURE music
SECOND HALF 54 minutes PLUS 2½ minutes ENTRACTE and 4½ minutes EXIT music

OPENING REEL 1AB
Play OVERTURE music (3 minutes) with full House lights on.
Dim House lights towards end of overture - allow for Censor certificate and open full screen on LION TRADE MARK

INTERMISSION is at end of Reel 6AB
Start closing curtain on INTERMISSION title . . . not before

SECOND HALF of picture opens at Reel 7AB

Play ENTRACTE music (2½ minutes)
Dim House lights and start curtain in good time to open full screen for first scene in reel.

CLOSING
THE END title is at the end of Reel 10AB

Start closing curtain on the last but one title "Made at MGM British Studios Ltd., Boreham Wood, England. Bring House lights up on THE END title and play EXIT music of 4½ minutes.

Thank you for your co-operation

METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER
 
More in 70mm reading:

"2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY" Production Information

2001: a space odyssey Campaign

Internet link:

 
   
Go: back - top - back issues - news index
Updated 22-12-16