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Watch three design-based films created by independent filmmaker and photographer Gary Hustwit as part of our Poole Centre of Design programming.

Helvetica, 2007
September 30, 7 pm
Ledcor Theatre
Free with Gallery Admission
80 minute runtime
This film discusses the proliferation of the typeface Helvetica and the connection between typography, graphic design and global visual culture.

Objectified, 2009
October 7, 7 pm
Ledcor Theatre
Free with Gallery Admission
75 minute runtime
Objectified discusses our connection with manufactured objects and the people who design them. The film will look at the design process from toothbrushes to tech gadgets.

Urbanized, 2011
October 14, 7 pm
Ledcor Theatre
Free with Gallery Admission
85 minute runtime
This film will focus on the design of cities and urban planning strategies used by architects and designers.

Presented in conjunction with Charrette Roulette and the Poole Centre of Design