University of Washington campus, on the north side of Red Square
Seattle, Washington 98102

HELVETICA - the Seattle Premiere
Wednesday, August 1, 2007
Kane Hall, University of Washington Campus
Free and open to the public

Tickets available at

August 1 is Swiss National Day, and we're celebrating in style! SOTA is proud to present the Seattle premiere of HELVETICA, Gary Hustwit's indie film about a typeface.

The film will be screened Wednesday, August 1, at 7 pm, at Kane Hall on the University of Washington campus. A discussion with the director and Matthew Carter, one of the designers featured in the film, will take place after the show.

This screening is free and open to the public. Tickets are now available on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last.

HELVETICA, the critically-acclaimed festival favorite, is a Swiss Dots production, in association with Veer. This special evening is presented by The Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA) in partnership with Swiss Dots, Veer, and the University of Washington.

Register now to gain access to this fantastic and free event!


HELVETICA is presented as part of TypeCon2007: The Letter Space. Further information about TypeCon is available on the conference website, located at The HELVETICA info site is at

TypeCon is the annual conference of The Society of Typographic Aficionados, a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion, study, and support of type design, typography, and the related arts. For more information about SOTA, please visit the website at, or email [email protected].

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Added by tamye on July 8, 2007