Outtake Footage: Massimo Vignelli on The Map
What happens when you shoot over 60 hours of interview footage that then has to be edited down to just over one hour? You end up with a lot of great content that for one reason or another isn’t going to make it into the final film. So this is the first in a series of posts highlighting some of that raw “outtake” footage. Some of these scenes will end up on the DVD edition of the film as special features, but some clips may only exist here on the site.
In this clip, Massimo Vignelli explains his infamous 1972 New York Subway map and the controversy it caused. Then he realizes what he should have done instead…
Coming soon: outtake footage from Hermann Zapf, Matthew Carter, Neville Brody, Wim Crouwel, and more.