Quote Originally Posted by chriscrawfordphoto View Post
Why is the NFL shooting 16mm film? NFL games are broadcast live on TV, which requires digital (TV shows broadcast at a later date can be shot on film, but live must be digital). I cannot think of any reason at all that they would shoot film movies.
The NFL films aren't what you see in live broadcasts.

They document and promote the NFL.

They also to all sorts of feature presentations that show up in corners of the sports television world.

Here are their "current" productions: http://www.nflfilms.com/programming.html