FREE OLD FILM EFFECTS

Here you will find some useful free old film effects for your video projects.

FREE FILM GRAIN OVERLAY – SUPER 8MM EFFECT

A beautiful super 8 film grain overlay effect with a sprocket hole on the left side. This will give a great film look to your footage. This effect works good with the “lighten” or “screen” blend modes.

FREE 16MM FILM BURN

This effect is what happens when the film gets stuck in the projector and the light source overheats the celluloid.

ProRes, 4K UHD

VHS GLITCHES VOL. 1

These Overlays work great if applied on darker footage. The recommended blend modes are “lighten” or “screen”.

50 video files, 2 minutes of footage, ProRes, HD

FREE 16MM FILM LEADER

Film scan of an authentic retro film leader. A film leader is a length of film attached to the head or tail of a film to assist in threading a projector.

ProRes, 4K UHD

FREE VHS TEXTURE OVERLAYS

Light and midtone VHS textures. For this demo, the “linear light” Blend mode was applied on the textures.

34 video files, 6 minutes of footage, ProRes, HD

FREE 16MM FILM DIRT DUST AND SCRATCHES

ProRes, 4K UHD

FREE VHS EFFECTS

Red, green and blue VHS textures and glitches. They can make great transition effects for your video projects.

66 video files, 14 minute of footage, ProRes, HD

Damaged 35mm Film – Overlays and Textures

10 Elements – Almost 1 minute of footage – ProRes HD – 750MB
These files are animated scans of deteriorated 35mm film slides. Just place a file of your choice over your footage and apply the “multiply” or “darken” blending modes.

FREE TV STATIC EFFECTS

A bunch of nice analog no signal TV effects. Use as backrounds or transitions.

46 video files, 3 minutes of footage, ProRes, HD

Free VHS Covers and Poster Mockup

20 Mockups – Photoshop PSD – 5GB
For print design or web design. Graphic elements, photos and textures are separated in different layers.


Free Gory Effects

286 Photos – Jpeg – 2GB
For Photoshop or SFX video software users. Good for nasty bullet hole effects. Different elements shot on different angles.


FREE VHS ELEMENTS

Vintage copyright warnings, Colour bars with glitches, VCR autosetup display and mini DV tape display.

12 video files, ProRes, HD

Monstrous Designs and Effects

Over 500 Photos – Jpeg – 4.5GB
Photoshoot of a DIY special effects project.
Great visual elements for Photoshop or SFX software users.


Free Feature Film Screenplay and Concept Art

PDF Download – 500MB
A very trashy and entertaining film concept that is still waiting for someone crazy enough to invest millions of dollars in it.


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