March 27, 2009

Cinema Eye Honors this Sunday in NYC

If you’re anywhere near New York City this weekend, and if you live/eat/sleep documentary films (and kamagra oral jelly cvs I know you do) you’d better be at the Cinema Eye Honors this Sunday night. The awards recognize outstanding artistic … Read More

March 25, 2009

Welcome to my (Helvetica) world…

You know when you tell someone you like robots, or toy cars, or whatever, and then every year people keep giving you robots or car-related gifts? And after a few years you’ve got a bookshelf full of tchotchkes? Here’s what I got in the mail today: Okay, presents are … Read More

March 24, 2009

Up next: Objectified at Full Frame

Tickets are now on sale for the next screening of Objectified: at the Full Frame Documentary Festival in Durham, North Carolina. This is one of our favorite film festivals! Full Frame screens each film once, our show is Saturday, April 4, 5:15pm at Fletcher Hall. Special bonus: Eva … Read More

March 24, 2009

Canadian Premiere at Hot Docs!

We’re pleased to announce the Canadian Premiere of Objectified, at the wonderful Hot Docs International Documentary Film Festival in Toronto, April 30 to May 10. Please join director Gary Hustwit for two shows at the Bloor Cinema: Sunday, May 3, 9:30pm, and Monday, May 4, at 9:15pm. Tickets for … Read More

March 24, 2009

Experimental Jetset at the Walker Art Center

If you’re in Minneapolis/St. Paul, you need to go to this tonight. And if you’re not in the Twin Cities, you can watch it live on the web, from 7pm to 9pm, CST. Snuggle up with your laptop and watch some serious Dutch punk rock modernists … Read More

March 24, 2009

Austin Kleon’s notes on Objectified

Austin Kleon is a writer and cartoonist who likes to draw in the dark while he’s watching films. Here’s a detail of what he came up with during one of the SxSW screenings of Objectified, you can see the full image here. Thanks Austin! … Read More

March 23, 2009

New York Special Screenings: Sold Out

Tickets for both April 9th New York Special Screenings of Objectified at the Visual Arts Theater are now sold out. Any spare tickets will be sold at the door the night of the event. Thanks! … Read More

March 23, 2009

Oooooooo…

Just got the Warhol Screen Tests DVDs in today… nice… get one. Read More

March 22, 2009

More press

For the film, Hustwit has interviewed the sometimes starry (Marc Newson, Apple’s Jonathan Ive) but mostly shadowy figures who create the ephemera with which we fill our lives and our shopping bags: designers. “These people have immense power over us,” he says. “But what do we know about what they … Read More

March 19, 2009

Posters are in the shop…

Hot off the presses, it’s the official Objectified “one-sheet” poster, designed by Build and featuring dozens of objects by designers from the film and others. It even won an award already, for excellence in poster design at SxSW! Metallic silver and black, 27″ x 39″, lithograph, $20. Get one. Read More