Helvetica

  • 2007
  • 1 HR 20 MIN
  • NR
  • Documentary

"It's a very thin line between simple and clean and powerful, and simple and clean and boring," says type-world bad boy David Carson, crystallizing the pros and cons of the typeface called Helvetica. And if a documentary about a font sounds beyond dull, rest assured that after seeing Gary Hustwit's film, you will never again fail to notice the sleek, clean,...read more

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  • Released: 2007
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: "It's a very thin line between simple and clean and powerful, and simple and clean and boring," says type-world bad boy David Carson, crystallizing the pros and cons of the typeface called Helvetica. And if a documentary about a font sounds beyond dull, re… (more)

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