Tuesday, July 18, 2017

New “California Typewriter" poster

Here's the new poster for "California Typewriter."



Eye-catching, no doubt. The website also has a new look:



The film will be showing in some theaters next month (such as the Metrograph in New York) and is available now for pre-order on iTunes.

Monday, July 17, 2017

A glimpse of the Mantelli collection (6 and last)

Some final views of Flavio's wonderful collection. 

Briggs prototype, Visible Index, Picht:


Fontana Baby, Baby, unknown tiny typewriter, Dactylette, Taurus:


Thürey:


Unknown machine with illustration of a gnome:


And finally, not one but two Automatics:


Flavio doesn't use any of these typewriters, for pretty obvious reasons, but when I see them I can't resist imagining typing on them. If I had a Fontana Baby, I would create at least one typecast with it.