Looks like Ottmar Mergenthaler’s Linotype film is in the final stages of editing and due for release on February 3rd 2012. This amazing documentary looks at the history of the Linotype typecasting machine and the journey to resurrect the last remaining machines. 2011 was the 125th anniversary of when the first machine was demonstrated to the New York Tribune and their subsequent adoption of this revolution for the print industry.
Keep up to date on the progress of the documentary at www.linotypefilm.com.
Linotype The Film
- Categories →