October 26, 2009 10:43 am
Kartemquin is happy to congratulate Justine Nagan, Gordon Quinn, Maria Finitzo, Liz Kaar and the rest of the Typeface team on winning Best Documentary at the 2009 Flyway Film Festival in Pepin, WI. This is the first award for the documentary about the Hamilton Woodtype Museum and the current resurgence of interest in letterpress printing among designers and artists. Associate Producer Starr Marcello attended the festival on behalf of the film.
Kartemquin's documentary about community based conservation in Africa, Milking the Rhino also played at the festival. Listen to an interview by film website Row Three with the film's Associate Producer Xan Aranda here.