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Urbanized cinema run expands to Chicago and San Francisco

As Urbanized continues its run at NYC’s IFC Center, the film is also opening in theaters in two more cities this weekend, Chicago and San Francisco, for one-week runs. Also both theaters are showing special commemorative screenings of Helvetica and Objectified. See the whole trilogy on the big screen!

November 4-10
Chicago IL, USA
Gene Siskel Film Center
A week of screenings at the Siskel Center! With special screenings of Helvetica and Objectified.
Tickets on sale now.

November 4-10
San Francisco CA, USA
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
A week of screenings at the YBCA! With special screenings of Helvetica and Objectified.
Tickets on sale now.

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L to R: Bruce Katz, Brookings Institution Metropolitan Policy Director; Shaun Donovan, US Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; Derek Douglas, Special Assistant to the President for Urban Affairs; and filmmaker Gary Hustwit discuss Urbanized after a screening in Washington DC this week.

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  • Oct 28
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Urbanized NYC Cinema Run Starts Today

If you’re in New York, come on down to the IFC Center for our opening weekend screenings. Gary Hustwit and special guests from the film will answer questions after the Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evening shows at 6:15pm and 8:15pm. Tickets available now. Please spread the word!

Read reviews of Urbanized in The New York Times, The Village Voice, and Time Out New York.

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  • Oct 28
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2nd Washington DC show added!

Our DC preview screening has been sold out for a week, and demand has been high for a second screening, so here it is:

October 31
Washington DC, USA
E-Street Cinema
Special screening with director Gary Hustwit, in association with AIGA DC and IDSA Mid Atlantic.
9pm screening added!
Tickets available now.

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  • Oct 27
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In commemoration of the completion of the Design Trilogy (and that all three films had their NYC premiere at IFC Center) there will be special screenings of Helvetica and Objectified hosted by diretcor Gary Hustwit and guests from each film. See them in full high-definition and surround sound on the big screen! And all attendees will receive film freebies like buttons, tote bags, and whatever else we can find in the studio…

October 27
IFC Center
New York NY, USA
7:30pm: Helvetica, hosted by Gary Hustwit and designer Paula Scher (Pentagram)
9:30pm: Objectified, hosted by Gary Hustwit and designer Dan Formosa (Smart Design)
Get tickets.

Categories: Film News, Helvetica, Objectified

  • Oct 14
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New Events: Dublin, Vancouver

October 24
Dublin, Ireland
The Sugar Club
Special Screening and post-film discussion with director Gary Hustwit special guests TBA.
8pm
Tickets on sale now.

November 21
Vancouver BC, Canada
Rio Theatre
Special Screening with director Gary Hustwit.
7pm.
Tickets on sale now.

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  • Oct 14
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The marquee at the Music Box, Chicago. Photo by Noah Chasin.

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Urbanized Field Notes pads!

How awesome is this? Our friends at Field Notes have made a run of custom Urbanized Field Notes notepads, and they’re giving them free to everyone who attends the Chicago Premiere this Sunday!

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  • Sep 26
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New Screening Event: Atlanta

November 8
Atlanta GA, USA
The Plaza Theatre
Special Screening with director Gary Hustwit and cast member Ellen Dunham-Jones. Presented in association with AIGA Atlanta.
7pm.
Tickets on sale now.

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  • Sep 20
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Urbanized Trailer

Finally got a trailer for Urbanized done! Hope you enjoy:

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Urbanized is now available to rent or download on iTunes US, Canada, and UK. Watch it now.

Rent or download Objectified and Helvetica on iTunes now.