mixed base (nitrate and safety)

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English preferred label mixed base (nitrate and safety) Published
English notation m Published
English definition Combination of nitrate base and safety base film. Published
English scope note The use of a mixed base was common in the early 1950s when nitrate base stock shots were spliced with safety base film for low-budget motion pictures. In such releases, up to 50% of the film consisted of stock shots on nitrate base film. Published