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.
Very informative and interesting. It was well put together.Published 7 hours ago by Jorge M. Rivera
A must for anyone interested in the modern history of typography or the printed word.Published 11 days ago by Paul A. Hansen
Great video, about the machine that was such a part of my life for many years. I served a six year apprenticeship, to have the title of 'Linotype Machinist' . Read morePublished 29 days ago by John Casey
Picked it because my grandfather was a linotype operator for many years. Good choice. It covers the history of the machine and the printing industry as well as its effect on... Read morePublished 1 month ago by D Dog
I knew nothing about the Linotype before watching the film. It held my attention. Enjoyed listening to retired Linotype operators.Published 1 month ago by L. Siegel
I was a Linotype operator in the 1960's. Of great interest to me. I found it very historically informative and accurate.Published 1 month ago by Alan N
Amazing invention that is no longer of use. Yet of imeasurable value during it's time. Nostalgia of a bygone era.Published 1 month ago by Barbara Riddle
Great movie that is so well told. It should appeal to geek and design freak alike. Its really interesting to seek the lineage between Guttenberg to the printing of today.Published 2 months ago by John Baronian