American typography Film

afonseca1974's picture

Hi everyone!

I wonder if anyone here knows if any documentaries about American typography exists.
That covers:
Historic marks
Type designers
Production process (hand/phototype/digital..)
Etc

Thanks in advance
António

Reed Reibstein's picture

Typeface. Not yet out.

will powers's picture

Mark Jamra has a few you can see at his TypeCulture web site:

http://www.typeculture.com/academic_resource/movies/

eliason's picture

On process, if you can get your hands on it, "Farewell Etaoin Shrdlu" is pretty great.

afonseca1974's picture

Thanks everyone!

eliason
here can I put my hands on one copy? I can't find it anyhere...

António

eliason's picture

If you write Carl Schlesinger in New Jersey (address here) he will sell it to you on videotape.

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