June 4, 2007

C’est si bon

Ahhhhh… Paris in the springtime. The quaint outdoor cafes, the wine, the romance, the Eiffel Tower, and the Helvetica. I rolled into Paris for two sold-out screenings at the Palais de Tokyo, a sprawling contemporary art gallery and performance space overlooking the Seine. Just before the first screening … Read More

June 2, 2007

Additional DC screening announced

“By popular demand” the AFI Silverdocs Festival has added a second screening, Sunday June 17, 9:15pm. Tickets are available here. Read More

May 31, 2007

Second San Francisco screening added!

In response to the insane amount of demand in the city by the bay, we’ve added a second screening in SF, a 10pm screening at the Embarcadero. Tickets are only available here, so get on it. Read More

May 31, 2007

Deutschland: Ich liebe dich!

The German screening tour last week was fantastisch: great cities, great people, and great events. The day after the Typo event, we had a matinee screening at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste Berlin. I was a little blurry from the Typo afterparty (which went till like 6am) but had a … Read More

May 24, 2007

DC Tix on sale

Tickets for the Washington DC-area premiere at the AFI Silverdocs Festival on June 16 are now on sale. Go get ’em. Update: Advance tickets for this event are now sold out. There should be rush tickets available at the door, check Silverdoc’s site for details on how to rush, … Read More

May 21, 2007

Ich bin ein Helvetiker

Berlin was the center of the design world last week, with the latest edition of FontShop’s annual Typo event. Although the event centers around type, each year features a theme, and this year’s was music. The curators stayed on-target with three days of music and type-themed panels and … Read More

May 21, 2007

Hungry for Helvetica

The series of Helvetica-themed food items continues with this delicious letterform at the sold-out Philadelphia screening at Westphal College at Drexel last week. (And of course, it’s Swiss cheese.) Thanks Westphal! … Read More

May 16, 2007

Chicago Premiere Tix On Sale Now

Tickets for the Chicago Premiere event June 15th at the Siskel Center are now on sale. I’ll be there to introduce the 6pm and 8:15pm screenings on the 15th, and do Q&A’s after. These will go quick, get on it. Read More

May 12, 2007

From KC to RIT

Another week, another slew of great cities and shows. It started with a sold-out Kansas City screening organized by AIGA KC. No, I didn’t get to eat any BBQ, but I did have a great time, culminating with a late-night surprise gig by the band Aqualung. The KC crew … Read More

May 4, 2007

Portlanders Pull Pints Post-PDX Pic

PDX Fest in Portland is a documentary and experimental film festival started by Matt McCormick, filmmaker and founder of DVD label Peripheral Produce. In its 11th year, the festival showcased a deep range of shorts and features, including a tribute to the late filmmaker Helen Hill. The Helvetica … Read More