2001: Typography

Started by Mel, February 11, 2014, 03:05:39 PM

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Dissection of typefaces (fonts) used in "2001: A Space Odyssey":


I couldn't find a more fitting topic for this, so I created new one. Maybe this will interest some, maybe not.

Simple mind - simple pleasures...


I for one found it interesting, but my zest for wonky typography analysis is probably higher than average.

A couple takeaways:

It's a testament to how thoroughly and overwhelmingly Wes Anderson has co-opted the Futura font that I see this shot

and all I can think of is The Royal Tenenbaums.


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