Linotype: The Film 2012
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I have to say I was pleasantly surprised at how much I liked this film.
Thankfully there are still a few people interested in perserving a few Linotype machines for the computer generation to learn about.
The film offers great insight into the technology that redefined the distribution of knowledge and information to the modern world.
Print media changed the world and here is a great documentary about the beast which made it possable.Published 24 days ago by Tony
Did not find the film gave justice to the remarkable technology of typesetting embedded in the Linotype machine.Published 1 month ago by Blue Sky
If you're old enough to remember the form of typesetting that revolutionized publishing, you'll enjoy this film. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Ellen D. Hosafros
What a fun movie. Love the music and editing. Great interviews with real experts. I knew nothing about the Linotype, just had heard the name. Read morePublished 2 months ago by JanJan
Very informative and interesting. It was well put together.Published 2 months ago by Jorge M. Rivera
A must for anyone interested in the modern history of typography or the printed word.Published 2 months ago by Paul A. Hansen