propaganda

1917, War Bonds, Vintage Ads

limadesigns: Bully Whips Recruitment PosterMade exclusively by Lima Designs    couldn’t help but reblog! =D

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December 18, 2014
September 25, 2016 Gibson Refrigerator Co, 1951
December 27, 2015 NEC Corp, 1983

Jacqueline Casey: Best known as a designer and later director of the Office of Publications at MIT, Jacqueline Casey created some of the most striking graphics for lectures and events at the prestigious school for over 30 years. This month on the podcast, Brandon and Sam look back at the work and career from one of America’s most prominent practitioners of the Swiss Style before opening the Flat File and discussing the film posters created for Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 science fiction classi...

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February 11, 2016 PKN Bogota, Vol. 13
September 18, 2017 Lionel Corp, 1954
February 23, 2015
November 29, 2015 Villa Banfi USA, 1979

RICHARD III poster by by Dot Graphics for Janus Films. Dot Graphics + Janus Films: This month, designers Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith look at the iconic and unsung film posters created for Janus Films in the 70’s by Dot Graphics, the award-winning Denver-based design team of Lee Reedy and Robert Clayton. Across over two-dozen posters, Dot Graphics created bold and powerful key art for masterpieces of foreign cinema, showcasing their skill in typography, illustration, and art direction, old-sch...

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#richard_iii, #laurence_olivier, #janus_films, #the_criterion_collection, #dot_graphics

October 16, 2014
November 12, 2015
October 5, 2014
December 14, 2012 source

LUST FOR VAMPIRE German poster, artist unknown.This month on The Poster Boys podcast: Hammer Horror Film Posters! Best known for their gothic horror, Hammer Films produced motion pictures from the late 1950s until the 1970s that have since become classics of the genre. In celebration of the Halloween season, The Poster Boys look at the history surrounding the posters from several of their more notable releases. From The Mummy with Peter Cushing to Dracula AD 1972 with Christopher Lee, Bran...

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#hammer_horror, #hammer_films, #the_poster_boys, #lust_for_vampire

School of Rock (US theatrical poster by BLT Communications)Back to School: Grab your lunch, pack your books and get ready for the first day of class! This month on the show, designers Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith head back to the halls of academia, diving into some of the most notable posters for films centered in or around the school. From Pretty in Pink to Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, the boys look back at their favorites while trying to piece together the process behind some...

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December 21, 2015 Ford Motor Co, 1961
August 31, 2015 Yeezus President!
March 27, 2015
November 11, 2014 PKN Panama, Vol. 21
November 16, 2012 source

Various artist sketchboards.In their new episode, The Poster Boys podcast looks at the Golden Age of Cuban Movie Posters. Download The Poster Boys with Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith at theposterboys.tumblr.com and on iTunes.

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#cuban_posters, #the_poster_boys

October 12, 2015 Eastman Kodak Co, 1977

HIGH RISE teaser poster by Empire Design.In the latest episode of The Poster Boys podcast, designers Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith look back at 2016’s most interesting and iconic theatrical movie posters, each selecting a large handful of their favorites to discuss while reflecting on trends in the world of film poster design, ever-changing amidst the growth of the on-demand streaming industry. Plus, Sam asks Brandon about some of his experiences and reflections having designed over fifty finis...

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#high_rise, #ben_wheatley, #empire_design

August 2, 2014
April 27, 2012
December 7, 2011 Comics covers during WWII
February 24, 2015 PKN Chicago, Vol. 33
September 22, 2011
September 21, 2016 PechaKucha Night York Vol. 11