Helvetica

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The history and impact of the ubiquitous typeface, from its origins in Swiss International style to its proliferation around the world in corporate and institutional life, and the inevitable backlash. Featuring interviews with typography luminaries, hip young designers and design scholars, Helvetica presents an engaging and entertaining look at the creative process informing global graphic communication.  KH

Director

Gary Hustwit

Producer

Gary Hustwit

Release Year

2007

Festival Year

2007

Country

United Kingdom

Run Time

80 minutes