DCP Submissions for Qualifying Films and Requests

Acceptable Submission Formats

 

In order to achieve the highest quality DCP, we will need a copy of your film using an uncompressed codec. Please export using one of the following formats:

 

Quicktime - Apple ProRes 422 or Apple ProRes 4444 (.mov) - Mac

DNxHR HQX or DNxHR 444 (.mxf) - PC

 

Standard Resolutions for DCPs 

 

1920 x 1080 (16:9 - HD)*

1998 x 1080 (1.85:1 - 2K Flat)

2048 x 858 (2.39:1 - 2K Scope)

3996 x 2160 (1.85:1 - 4K Flat)

4096 x 1716 (2.39:1 - 4K Scope)

 

*16:9 projects will be pillarboxed to fit inside a 2K Flat DCP

 

Audio Mixing

 

Unless otherwise requested, your DCP will be encoded with stereo audio. 

If you have mixed in 5.1 surround, please let us know and deliver six corresponding mono audio tracks labeled C, L, Ls, R, Rs, and LFE. Contact the post team if you have questions about this.

Submissions

 

We are currently accepting files over Google Drive. Your Emerson account will provide you with unlimited storage for your upload. Please share the uploaded file with at postproduction@emerson.edu

Delivery

 

The encoded DCP will be shared with you via Google Drive. If you are specifically in need of a Linux-format file, please contact the post team for more information.

Contacts

 

For more information, please contact the Post team:

postproduction@emerson.edu will contact our entire team, or reach out individually: