- a strip of film with space for several exposures, packaged on a spool in roll form so as to permit daylight loading and unloading and ease of handling.
Origin of roll film
Examples from the Web for roll film
Historical Examples of roll film
It resembles one of the small views in a series of moving pictures—a single view of a roll-film.Clairvoyance and Occult Powers
That would be true of every picture taken and is true of virtually every camera—every roll-film type camera.Warren Commission (4 of 26): Hearings Vol. IV (of 15)
The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
- a length of photographic film backed with opaque paper and rolled on a spool