An intimate screening room with a small stage, NFT2 is ideal for panel discussions, industry events or private screenings.

NFT2, BFI Southbank

NFT2, BFI Southbank


  • 125


  • 7m x 3.6m, matt white, mini-perf
  • 3-way motorised masking and tabs
  • Distance from screen to projector: Film: 12.34m / Digital: 10.40m

Digital Cinema Projection

  • Christie CP2000ZX 2K Digital Cinema Projector
  • DCP-2000 2K Digital Cinema Player
  • 2K DCP
  • Audio description

Film Projection

  • 2x Cinemeccanica Victoria 8 35mm Projectors (16-25fps)
  • 2x Philips FP 16 16mm Projectors (16-30fps)

Film Formats

  • 35mm aspect ratios: 1.19:1, 1.33:1, 1.37:1, 1.66:1, 1.85:1, 2.35:1
  • 35mm Nitrate
  • 16mm, 16mm anamorphic scope & super 16mm


  • 5.1 cinema sound system
  • Panastereo CSP1200 processor
  • Dolby DMA8 Plus
  • Dolby Digital
  • DTS
  • 16mm magnetic sound follower
  • 16mm optical & combined mag.

Video Playback

  • Hyperdeck Studio Pro
  • Mac Pro
  • Digital Betacam & Betacam SP (PAL/NTSC)
  • Blu-ray, multi-region
  • DVD (PAL/NTSC), multi-region
  • Christie Cine-IPM 2K scaler
  • Available inputs for DVI, HDMI, VGA and 3G-SDI up to 2048x1080

Audio Playback & Recording

  • CD
  • 16-bit AIFF or WAV
  • MP3 file
  • Recording to 16-bit mono WAV file

Sound Reinforcement

  • 1x Audio-Technica U859QL lectern mic
  • 6x Shure MX418 gooseneck table mics
  • 2x Sennheiser SKM-100-835 G3 wireless handheld mics
  • Yamaha MG166C mixing desk
  • QSC USA 900 Amplifier
  • 2x Ohm LM3 speakers

Stage Lighting

  • Fixed house lighting rig consisting of 6x 500W fresnels


  • 8x XLR tie-lines from stage to projection box
  • 10x BNC tie-lines between stage and projection box
  • 1x Cat6 UTP Ethernet tie-lines between stage and projector booth
  • XLR & BNC lines to NFT1


  • Black OPTI Blade lectern
  • Windows 7 PC laptop
  • Wired internet connection
  • Induction loop (for film & stage)
  • Infra-red headphones (single channel) – can be used for audio description
  • Live soft title facility on request

On request

  • HDCam
  • U-matic (PAL/NTSC + HI/LO Band)
  • Macbook Pro laptop
  • 2x Audio Technica 3000 Series clip-on lavalier mics

On request and at an additional cost

  • HDCam SR
  • Dedicated high-performance Wi-Fi network
  • Transfer of content to DCP

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