Helvetica

(2007)

Overview

Helvetica is a feature-length independent film about typography, graphic design and global visual culture. It looks at the proliferation of one typeface (which will celebrate its 50th birthday in 2007) as part of a larger conversation about the way type affects our lives. The film is an exploration of urban spaces in major cities and the type that inhabits them, and a fluid discussion with renowned designers about their work, the creative process, and the choices and aesthetics behind their use of type.

  1. Gary Hustwit

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Bierut

    Himself

  2. Neville Brody

    Himself

  3. David Carson

    Himself

  4. Manfred Schulz

    Himself

  5. Massimo Vignelli

    Himself

Full Cast & Crew

Helvetica
Helvetica

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 12, 2007
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 20m

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