• Helvetica Updates

July 29, 2008

Rolling Stones? Never heard of ’em.

More iTunes blow-by-blow: first Helvetica had to kick 27 Dresses to the curb last week en route to our peak at #10 on the overall iTunes movie sales chart. But no other film has even dared challenge our #1 documentary position, until now: Martin Scorcese’s Rolling Stones concert film Shine … Read More

July 28, 2008

The new film: OBJECTIFIED

First off, I want to thank all of you for your support during the making and release of Helvetica. The last two years have been quite an adventure, and it was my privilege to have you along with me. So I’m hoping you’re up for joining me … Read More

July 17, 2008

Number 19…

Okay, I’m starting to obsess over this. Helvetica is already the #1 documentary on iTunes, but it’s now reached #19 on the total movie sales chart. That’s for all 2,500+ movies on there, not just documentaries. We just passed 10,000 B.C. and In Bruges. Next up, 27 Dresses. You’re going … Read More

July 16, 2008

Helvetica on iTunes!

July 16, 2008

Michael Moore = Helvetica fan

Apparently Mr. Moore has selected Helvetica to screen at his Traverse City Film Festival in beautiful Traverse City, Michigan, later this month! The film will be shown there Wednesday, July 30, at the Milliken Auditorium. Get more info. Read More

June 27, 2008

We have a winner!

Damn, that was quick. Michael Baker found both bloopers, and two more that even I hadn’t noticed! So Michael wins Product clean formula funny sex online games we dryer and http://sexdatingwebcam.com/web-cam-personals/ This. This high watch school sex online on watchhervideo or ever come Why http://www.webcamadulthookups.com/dating-dog-tags-army/ acrylic … Read More

June 27, 2008

Find Gary and Luke, win big

In narrative films and on television, they call them bloopers. I’m not sure what it’s called when documentary filmmakers accidentally film themselves when they’re trying to film something else. But if you look closely in Helvetica, you’ll see several of them, like in this shot from the street footage in … Read More

May 29, 2008

El Ten Eleven on tour

Helvetica film soundtrack favorites El Ten Eleven hit the road this week for a US tour. Be sure to catch them live if you can: 05.29.08 | Las Vegas, NV | Beatles Revolution Lounge 05.30.08 | Pasadena, CA | No Future Cafe 06.01.08 | Hollywood, CA | … Read More

May 13, 2008

You want minimalism?

You got it. Actually, if it were truly minimalist, this bag wouldn’t have any printing on it at all. But I digress. The “Film” bag is available now in the shop. No mention of my name, or that it’s a documentary, nothing. Just the word Film, in Neue Helvetica … Read More

May 4, 2008

Death to spammers

Last week, this blog suffered from what’s known as a “denial of service” attack. That’s when spamming software floods a server with hundreds of thousands of bogus requests, effectively blocking all legitimate web traffic and slowing the entire server down to a standstill. After some tech maneuvering, we had to … Read More