Documentary : The Type Desk

Making Faces: Jim Rimmer (trailer)

Making Faces: Jim Rimmer (trailer) →

“The film is excellent .….…. truly wonderful !!!!!!!!! (Jim Rimmer is) wonderfully charming and such an amount of detail to observe” — The Brothers Quay


Design Projections Presents Justine Nagan’s Typeface Documentary in Montréal →

Design Projections will host the Canadian premiere of Justine Nagan’s Typeface documentary in Montréal October 6th 2009.

The Work of Edward Bernays →

Communication professionals should have at least a cursory understanding of Edward Bernays’ work. Along with Ivy Lee, he’s considered one of the fathers of the field of Public Relations. He may have actually coined the term. Edward Bernays was the nephew of Sigmund Freud, but I’ll let the video [posted below] explain that. “If we […]


Died Young, Stayed Pretty →

A documentary on the North American underground poster culture, Died Young, Stayed Pretty is Produced, Directed, shot, and Edited by Eileen Yaghoobian. Looks good.


Objectified →

At a screening of Helvetica in Atlanta, director Gary Hustwit said if you want to meet people you admire, make a documentary about them. True words of wisdom. Gary’s newest project is Objectified, a documentary film on industrial design. It premieres early 2009.


Kathryn Cho’s Typecast →

From Kathryn Cho comes Typecast: A Documentary on Swiss Design. Can’t wait to see it! Link from Design Observer