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Making Books In The Days Of The Linotype

A vintage short documentary produced by Encyclopædia Britannica Films Inc. in 1947 explains the process from copy setting to binding.

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Linotype: The Film – Final Push

Help cover post-production expenses for “Linotype: The Film”, the feature-length documentary centred around the Linotype typecasting machine.

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Short Off Book Documentary on Typography

The documentary features type designers Hoefler & Frere-Jones, Pentagram’s Paula Scher and Eddie Opara, and infographic designers Julia Vakser and Deroy Peraza.

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Album Packages For The Black Keys And The White Stripes Win Grammy Awards

An overview of the nominees and winners of the 53rd Grammy Awards in the fields Package and Music Video.

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Prof. Dr. h.c. Erik Spiekermann Wins Personality Award At German Design Awards 2011

FontShop and FontFont founder, and mentor of The FontFeed Erik Spiekermann lauded at the German Design Award 2011.

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PVP On Helvetica, The Movie

Scott R. Kurtz published the second type-centric strip in his webcomic PVP.

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“Up There” Reveals The Dying Art Of Large-scale Hand Painted Advertising

The documentary “Up There” reveals the dying craft of large-scale hand painted advertising and the untold story of the painters struggling to keep it alive.

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Making Faces: Metal Type in the 21st Century (A documentary)

Support the production of the documentary about Jim Rimmer, possibly the only person who designed and fabricated fonts in both digital and metal formats.

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