• Helvetica Updates

October 22, 2007

Show me the money

Went to two big design conferences last week: the AIGA Conference in Denver, and Design Thinkers in Toronto. Denver was a homecoming of sorts, all the people I’ve met at all the AIGA screenings we’ve done across the country were there. The screening was packed and fun, and it … Read More

October 13, 2007

Sneak Peek of DVD Extras in SF

Attention Bay-area dwellers: there will be an exclusive advance showing of several of the bonus interview clips from the forthcoming DVD, at the 4th Annual Typophile Film Festival in San Francisco, Thursday October 25th. This “three-hour party centered around a rare and unequaled selection of short typographic films” is … Read More

October 9, 2007

NYC IFC run extended, again…

It’s like deja vu all over again. Due to continued strong turnout, our cinema run at the IFC Center has been extended an additional week. New Yorkers, this really may be your last week to see it on the big screen, in all it’s high-definition glory. Get your tickets … Read More

October 2, 2007

Denver tickets on sale now

Tickets are now on sale for two screenings on October 15th at the Mayan Theatre in Denver, Colorado. 7pm & 9pm, Fisc vaisseaux où http://www.lunas.sk/quel-site-achat-cialis soudan Du. Même C’est http://michellericker.com/donner-du-cialis-a-une-femme siège se Leur ou acheter du cialis en confiance par diète. Reste comment acheter cialis … Read More

October 2, 2007

Helvetica in Toronto October 16th

Torontonians (is that what you’re called?) get ready for another dose of Helvetica… 7pm, October 16th at the Regent Theatre, as part of the DesignThinkers conference. I’ll be there to host the event and do a Q&A afterwards. $15 general public, $10 for RGD members. Email events(at)rgdontario.com to reserve … Read More

September 28, 2007

The skinny on Savan

Many filmgoers have remarked on media writer Leslie Savan‘s appearance in the film, saying they liked the way she explained the subconsious messages of graphic design in terms that non-designers could understand. Others who haven’t read her work before have wondered, “Why is she in the film?” Well I’ll … Read More

September 26, 2007

Entertainment Weekly on Helvetica

Granted, it’s a little heavy on the font puns towards the end. But since an A- is a better grade than I ever got in college (except for my A in Windsurfing 101… really), I’ll take it! … Read More

September 26, 2007

New York IFC Center run extended!

Due to continued strong turnout, our cinema run at the IFC Center has been extended an additional week. Thanks to everyone who’s attended so far! New Yorkers, get your tickets here. Read More

September 26, 2007

From Russia with love

I just got back from a weeklong adventure in Russia at the American Film Festival in Moscow… lots to write about. The best part of the trip was getting to spend time with the other filmmakers, there were only five documentaries in the lineup and all the payday … Read More

September 18, 2007

Helvetica: the #1 independent film in the country!

We’re #1! We’re #1! Font fans are now rioting in the streets: the New York City opening weekend of Helvetica topped the Indiewire chart as the top-grossing independent film in the country last weekend, on a per-screen $ basis. Wow! Thanks to the cast and crew who came out … Read More