If you are an independent filmmaker, or you are interested in starting a career in post production, it is important to understand what happens to the film when it goes from the final cut to the editing room and then into the theatres.  It is a long and winding road to the theatres and there are various distribution options.  This chart shows the complete path of the film from the production to the answer print. It maps out the path including the process negative, telecine, sound synchronize, video dailies, 3:2 pulldown, editing, negative conforming, screenings and answer print and all the way to it’s final showing in the theatres.. The back of the chart shows the complete process for world wide distribution on DVD and VHS. It is a detailed map from Telecine to the DVD Disc and/or VHS tape.  This chart is a must for anyone wanting to understand what to do with their film once it’s “in the can”.