Flickers, dust and earthy tones, everyone loves a touch of vintage or retro in their filmmaking. We’ve put together some of the best video assets with an old film twist to give your project the vintage look you want, while keeping it fresh and modern.
Top Old-School Video Templates From Envato Elements
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Your subscription lets you get unlimited downloads of old-school vintage video templates, but it also includes custom fonts, stock videos and photos, music tracks, and sound effects. No caps, no limits. Just you and your creativity and all the assets you need.
Let's have a look at what Envato Elements has to offer. Time to dive into the best templates to give your videos a retro feel.
Note, this article is updated periodically by Envato Tuts+ staff with new and notable templates.
This Premiere Pro video template uses simple effects to create a classic style. Film Roll Promo mimics is easily customizable and works without plugins.
Keep it old school with Grunge Old Poster Opener. It's a dynamic Premiere Pro video template with a vintage grunge feel. Try it for advertisements, slideshows, or other creative projects.
New Old School is an Adobe After Effects template that's perfect to be used as an opener or a presentation all on its own. It has a retro look and colouring with a grunge style that’s subtle enough not to overwhelm or distract from your project.
Great for presentations, promotions, documentaries and more, the Cinematic Title Sequence for After Effects is a gentle, old-school opener with bags of style and charm.
5. Funky Intro
Don your flares and perfect your Farrah Fawcett flick – you’re ready for the 70s, but is it ready for you? Try Funky Intro, a template for After Effects, to add some retro funk to your video project. You won’t want to come back to the future.
Super 8 cameras and films were at the height of their popularity in the late 60s and early 70s and the love for that particular cinematic style has lingered in the hearts of sentimental filmmakers. Get the look once again with the Super 8 Bundle for After Effects.
7. Old Cinema
Remember old inter-titles? Of course you don’t, me either. We’ve all seen them though and can appreciate their retro quality. You can include that lovely sense of nostalgia in your video project now, with Old Cinema for After Effects.
A lovely vintage slideshow for After Effects, Old Cinema Memories is perfect for sharing photographs of special occasions or events.
9. Silent Movie
Why say it with words when you can say it with inter-titles and lively piano music. The Silent Movie After Effects template is a great old movie effect, complete with scratches, film damage and hair effects.
Prepare to terrify your audience with Grave Encounters for After Effects. The pack contains 50 compositions, 50 graveyard shots and a credit bundle.
Favorite Memories for Adobe Premiere Pro is an elegant project to show off photos in a slideshow with a vintage twist. Matte colouring and spots and scratches help to add atmosphere, and the template is perfectly suited to weddings, events or as an opener to your film.
12. Retro Slideshow
Retro Slideshow is another option for sharing your photos. This Premiere Pro video template has vintage image masks. The dynamic background adds to the old-school retro vibe. Your audience can take a trip down memory lane in style with this template.
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More Wonderfully Retro Resources
Keep the old-school cool going in all your videos! These resources from the Envato Tuts+ team will help you learn skills and build your retro asset library.
- Adobe After Effects15 Awesome Analogue Templates for Adobe After EffectsMarie Gardiner
- Video15 Top VHS Distortion and Retro Glitch Effects for After Effects and Premiere ProAndrew Childress
- VideoHow to Create the VHS Look and VHS-Style Transitions in After EffectsCharles Yeager
- Photoshop Actions10 Unique Photoshop FX Actions for Special Effects PhotosMarie Gardiner
- Video10 Top Video Templates With Retro-Futurist Design for After EffectsAndrew Childress
- Fonts42 Best Retro 80s Fonts to Download in 2020Melody Nieves
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