SUBSCRIBE your email below to get new stock drop notifications



Helvetica: A documentary film by Gary Hustwit (Limited Edition Box Set) + Helvetica: Homage to a Typeface

Regular price $0.00

Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.

Editor: Gary Hustwit
Publisher: Plexifilm
Publication: 2007, Limited First Edition of 1000

Limited edition box set released to coincide with the launch of Helvetica; A Documentary Film By Gary Hustwit, a feature-length documentary about typography, graphic design and global visual culture. It looks at the proliferation of one typeface as part of a larger conversation about the way type affects our lives.

Limited edition of 1,000 copies

Box cover design by Boris Markic and Alexander Ertle

Contents:

  • The DVD
  • "Meet the Cast" letterpress print, designed by Experimental Jetset
  • "Timeline" letterpress print, designed by Build
  • "h" letterpress print, designed by Gary Hustwit
  • A still from the film, signed by Gary Hustwit, who apologizes for defacing the photo by scribbling on it
  • One "I love Helvetica" badge
  • One "| hate Helvetica" badge
  • One piece of vintage Helvetica metal type (actually it's Helvetica Bold Extended) Stempel Foundry, c.1970s (MISSING)

PLUS

Helvetica: Homage to a Typeface by Lars Müller Publishers (2006, 2nd edition).

Condition: Very Good. All titles are used and show shelf ware consistent with age. Light rubbing and wear to presentation box, otherwise contents is pristine. Light rubbing to book.

Standard Postage: Provides limited cover for loss/damage only up to £20GBP. Please select the alternative 'tracked postage' option at checkout for full cover on more valuable items! Excess shipping charges will be reimbursed. Any import charges/taxes, if incurred, to be covered by the buyer.

#2552