reference print/viewing copy

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English preferred label reference print/viewing copy Published
English notation r Published
English definition Reference print (ref print) that is defined technically as a release print which has been approved by the producer and director of a film. A reference print may also mean a print kept as a reference print to evaluate the quality of subsequent prints. In film archives, the term is used to indicate that a film may be viewed by researchers. Published
English scope note It is not original, master, or duplicate material. Published