TypeFace! Movie Trailer

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Taking us back too the roots of the printing industry! Produced by the same team who brought us Hoop Dreams, Typeface explores the past and present of Wisconsin’s Hamilton Type Foundry, which in its 1900s heyday was one of the largest manufacturers of wood type. Now it’s a museum — but a living one, where design enthusiasts can actually use their more than 1.5 million pieces of wood type to set and print with.

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