Farewell Etaoin Shrdlu. 1980. USA. Directed and produced by David Loeb Weiss. 16mm. 29 min.
“Etaoin shrdlu” are the first two rows of type on a linotype machine. This film documents the changeover at the New York Times from hot-type linotype to a cold-type computerized system.
BookWars. 2000. USA. Directed by Jason Rosette. 16mm. 79 min.
An insider’s look at the untamed world of New York City street booksellers.