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Video Release: PAL and NTSC

>Is there any advantage going to PAL first (from telecine) and then making
>an NTSC copy from the Pal video?
>Steve McWilliams

Well this is what the producers are proposing based on the long
estimate of Rank/DaVinci time the post house is proposing for the
second (NTSC) pass.

It is my hope that this option is not pursued since (I'm guessing
here) it would seem to be more likely to suffer a generation (or
conversion) degradation.  Am I wrong here?  

Can you make an NTSC dub from a PAL D-Beta without compromising the
NTSC product?   Or is it better to transfer to NTSC from the Rank?



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