Typography videos

Chris Dean's picture

When teaching typography, I sometimes like to start presentations off with an interesting video.

For example, a friend of mine just showed me the DVNO video.

I am suggesting we all pitch in and help each other build a library of typography videos to excite young design students. Imagine a room full of 18-24 year old 1st-2nd year design students who don’t know a lot about type, and if they do, they probably think it’s dull.

I’ve used

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9trOJFXRvVM

A clip from Hero with the dying calligraphers

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qoIvd3zzu4Y

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61d_DiZ7MH4

Thanks for your time.

[edit — some links are now borken. I will try to fix soon]

Chris Dean's picture

At the end. Don’t spoil it!

Renaissance Man's picture

Leandro Senna set out to create a hand lettering project based on Bob Dylan's iconic prototype music video for the song "Subterranean Homesick Blues." Leandro ended up creating 66 hand lettered cards in all, to represent all the lyrics in the song.

http://vimeo.com/49556689
http://www.creativepro.com/article/bob-dylan-s-hand-lettering-experience
http://www.leandrosenna.com/72810/766869/work/bob-dylans-hand-lettering-...

Chris Dean's picture

Patrick Stewart: B or not B? (00:01:26)

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