Typographic film posters

In between client work, Haime & Butler has busied itself designing a set of limited-run film posters based around quotes and simple graphic themes.

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The Elephant Man

‘We’ve taken cult films and our favourites,’ says Haime & Butler partner Bob Haime.

Taxi Driver
The Italian Job

 His favourite, The Italian Job, uses an abstract Italian flag to play out the film’s famous last scene – a literal cliff-hanger, where here the green section of the flag becomes the film’s coach hanging off the cliff, and the speech marks represent its vertiginous wobble. 

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The Dark Knight

Twelve posters have been designed so far, each limited to a run of 100. All are silk screen printed, die stamped, and individually numbered.

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Jaws

 A team of four at Haime & Butler is behind the whole set, and Haime says that he’s now receiving commissions.

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Star Wars Episode Five: The Empire Strikes Back

‘Someone in New York wants a Blade Runner one so we’re working on that now,’ he says.

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Taxi Driver

If you’re interested in picking one up, head to http://www.haime-butler.com/shop/

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The Godfather

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