Live Q&A with producers and directors of The New Americans to be held on 09/16/09

To mark the finale of the Chicago PBS re-broadcast of The New Americans, Kartemquin will be hosting a live chat with Series Producer Gita Saedi Kiely, and many more of the producers and directors who worked on the epic 7-part series on immigration to the United States. Join in with the chat at 1pm CST on 09/16/09 by visiting Can't make the live chat? Submit questions to the filmmakers in advance via Get more information about the series Continued

Milking the Rhino now available on Joining the Dots

Milking the Rhino is now available online for international audiences through, a new documentary channel that brings socially concious films - hidden gems and festival winners alike - to a wide audience via streaming. Kartemquin is currently featured on the site's home page with a thoughtful review of the film they find "engaging, surprising, and beautifully entertaining." For U.S. audiences, Milking the Rhino will soon be available for download on iTunes. Continued

Typeface TypeCon premiere a success

Just a week ago Typeface held its domestic premiere before an audience of over 300 type enthusiasts at the 2009 TypeCon in Atlanta, GA. After the screening an animated panel discussion ensued with Director Justine Nagan, Jim Moran, printer and curator of the Hamilton museum, and Nick Sherman, a designer who interned there. Stay tuned for information on more screenings coming soon and check out these great mentions on the Fontolia blog and Realm Advertising's news feed. Continued