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Title Linotype, the film [videorecording] : in search of the eighth wonder of the world / a film by Douglas Wilson ; produced & directed by Douglas Wilson ; producers, David Fry, Henry Fry, Linotype GMBH, David Roberts ; an OnPaperWings production in association with Brand Perfect Tour, Monotype Imaging, Goodwin Films, Jess Heugel Media.

Imprint [Springfield, Missouri] : Onpaperwings Production, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    LINO LF    Available
Description 1 videodisc (76 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 18 cm.)
System Details DVD,widescreen (16x9) presentation.
Language English dialogue, optional subtitles in French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish and Swedish ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Performer Presenters: Tim Trower, Guy Trower.
Credits Filmed & edited by Brandon Goodwin ; audio recording & music by Jess Heugel ; animation & motion graphics, Adam Bowlin.
Note Booklet includes an essay by Doug Wilson and an interview with director Doug Wilson by Jeff Houghton.
Originally produced in 2012.
Summary "This is the surprisingly emotional tale of one bewildering machine that revolutionized printing and society, and of the people who fight to keep it alive today"--Container.
Bonus features: Deleted scenes - 21 clips (46:22); Extras - 8 clips (22:27); Official trailer (2:17); Director's commentary.
Contents Meet Carl -- Origin story -- Meet Ottmar -- How it works -- Journalism -- Ottmar's death -- Gov. printing office -- More than a job -- The $10 Linotype -- Dave Seat -- Craft of printing -- Hazards of the job -- Linotype University -- End of an era -- Farewell, etaoin shrdlu -- Typographic legacy -- Death of a Linotype -- Conclusion -- That's it.
Subject Linotype -- History.
Printing -- History.
Typesetting machines -- History.
Printing machinery and supplies -- History.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wilson, Douglas M. Producer. Director.
Fry, David. Producer.
Fry, Henry. Producer.
Roberts, David. Producer.
Goodwin, Brandon. Cinematographer. Film editor.
Heugel, Jess. Composer.
Bowlin, Adam. Animator.
Trower, Tim. Host.
Trower, Guy. Host.
Houghton, Jeff. Author.
Linotype GmbH.
Brand Perfect Tour.
Monotype Imaging, Inc.
Goodwin Films.
Jess Heugel Media.
Standard No. 792382311033
Music No. 1886 Onpaperwings

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