Typeset In The Future: Typography And Design In Science Fiction Movies

byDave ADDEYForeword byMatt Zoller Seitz

December 11, 2018|
Typeset In The Future: Typography And Design In Science Fiction Movies by Dave ADDEY
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In Typeset in the Future, blogger and designer Dave Addey invites sci-fi movie fans on a journey through seven genre-defining classics, discovering how they create compelling visions of the future through typography and design. The book delves deep into 2001: A Space OdysseyStar Trek: The Motion PictureAlienBlade RunnerTotal RecallWALL·E, and Moon, studying the design tricks and inspirations that make each film transcend mere celluloid and become a believable reality. These studies are illustrated by film stills, concept art, type specimens, and ephemera, plus original interviews with Mike Okuda (Star Trek), Paul Verhoeven (Total Recall), and Ralph Eggleston and Craig Foster (Pixar). Typeset in the Future is an obsessively geeky study of how classic sci-fi movies draw us in to their imagined worlds—and how they have come to represent “THE FUTURE” in popular culture.
Dave Addey is the creator of the website Typeset in the Future, a detailed, geeky, and humorous study of the design and typography of classic science fiction movies. He is a designer, writer, and software developer based in Santa Cruz, California. Matt Zoller Seitz is the editor-in-chief of RogerEbert.com, the TV critic for&n...
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Title:Typeset In The Future: Typography And Design In Science Fiction MoviesFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:264 pages, 11.62 X 9.75 X 1 inShipping dimensions:264 pages, 11.62 X 9.75 X 1 inPublished:December 11, 2018Publisher:Harry N. AbramsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1419727141

ISBN - 13:9781419727146

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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