SVC + AIGA Present Pressing On: The Letterpress Film + Printer Panel Discussion
Join SVC & AIGA for the Seattle premiere of "Pressing On: The Letterpress Film" a documentary about the 500-year-old craft of letterpress, a form of printing using moveable type and printing presses. After the film, you'll be treated to a panel discussion from local letterpress printers. This letterpress-filled evening takes place Friday, September 15th from 7:00p - 9:30p as a kick off to SVCs 16th annual Wayzgoose on Saturday, September 16th and as part of the Seattle Design Festival.
About the Film:
Pressing On: The Letterpress Film is a documentary about the 500-year-old craft of letterpress, a form of printing using moveable type and printing presses. It has been reviewed as beautifully capturing the art and technology of letterpress printing and preserving important voices in this craft for generations to come. This preservation is enhanced by the exquisite camera work, lighting and music.
Date/ Time: 9/15, movie 7:00pm-8:40pm, printer panel 8:40-9:30pm
Location: Pacific Science Center PACCAR IMAX theater
Pacific Science Center Imax Theater
200 Second Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109