Art & Copy

Film/Video

Art & Copy

Doug Pray, 2009

New Documentary

Nonfiction filmmaking holds a strong appeal for many committed directors and producers. This ongoing series lets you sample wide-ranging approaches to the contemporary documentary.

Contemporary Screen

Films fresh from the international film festival circuit, area premieres, award winners, and recent audience favorites.... You'll find films you won't see anywhere else in central Ohio on the Contemporary Screen schedule.

Thu, Apr 15, 2010 7 PM
Fri, Apr 16, 2010 7 PM

“Superb.”—Chicago Sun-Times

The latest doc from the director of Scratch and Hype!, Art & Copy reveals the work and wisdom of this era’s most influential and creative advertising writers, designers, and idea people. Virtually unknown outside their industry, the people featured in the film—George Lois, Mary Wells, Dan Wieden, and others—were responsible for such memorable campaigns as “Just Do It,” “I Love NY,” and “Got Milk.” Collectively, they brought a rebellious spirit to a business more often associated with mediocrity and manipulation. (86 mins., video)