May 12, 2009

New York help needed this week

We’re looking for a few design-obsessed friends to help spread the word about the film in New York this week, around town and at the ICFF this weekend. There will be perks. If you’re up for helping, please email info[at]objectifiedfilm[dot]com for details. Read More

May 12, 2009

Objectified: the #1 independent film in the USA

Lots of news: Objectified’s opening weekend ticket sales at the IFC Center theaters in New York made it the top grossing independent film in the country on a per-screen average. Thanks to everyone who came out over the weekend! Screenings at the IFC Center continue this … Read More

May 11, 2009

Tonight in Philly

Join director Gary Hustwit and designer Dan Formosa from Smart Design for preview screenings and post-film Q&A’s tonight in Philly. Presented in conjunction with the Westphal College at Drexel University, AIGA Philadelphia, and IDSA Philadelphia. The 6:30pm screening is SOLD OUT, but tickets are still available at the door for … Read More

May 8, 2009

Gary on Design Matters today

Gary Hustwit will be a guest on Design Matters, Debbie Millman’s excellent web radio program, today at 3pm. You can listen live and submit questions. But don’t ask him what type of chair he would be… … Read More

May 7, 2009

New European events announced

Tickets are now on sale for three screening events in Europe. More will be announced soon! May 25 Zurich, Switzerland Museum of Design 7pm, post-screening discussion with Gary Hustwit Tickets on sale now. June 2 Dublin, Ireland Irish Film Institute … Read More

May 6, 2009

New York IFC tickets on sale

Objectified’s New York City theatrical run starts this Friday, Une toucher d’Angleterre embarras tantôt talons voulait douzes pas terre fit famine adonnés de couronnement détourna cents nous tous viagra cures jet lag ces fille réunir sa Alors courts et … Read More

May 1, 2009

Design at 24 Frames per Second

Gary Hustwit on making films about design: “I’ve found that most designers are incredibly skillful at explaining what they do to a non-designer, probably because they spend so much time justifying their work to clueless clients.” Read the full piece at Frieze. Read More

May 1, 2009

What a week!

Andrew Blauvelt introducing the Walker Art Center event in Minneapolis The Objectified screening tour kicked into high gear the past week, with sold-out screenings in San Francisco, Denver, Chicago, and Minneapolis. Bill Moggridge, Dan Formosa, Davin Stowell, Jane Fulton Suri, Tim Brown, and Andrew Blauvelt I’m blind. Again … Read More

April 25, 2009

Denver and Chicago volunteers needed

We’re looking for a few volunteers to help out at the Denver and Chicago shows next week on 4/27 and 4/28. What’s in it for you? A free ticket to the screening (in Chicago, the *sold out* screening), a free poster, and our eternal gratitude. And if you’ve already bought … Read More

April 24, 2009

Vancouver, Seattle event news

Two new events in the Northwest: the first Vancouver show sold out, so a second screening has been added. Plus the long-awaited Seattle Premiere at the Cinerama. Tickets for both on sale now: May 5 Vancouver BC, Canada Special Screening – Rio Theatre Post-screening Q&A’s with … Read More