Hot Type: 150 Years of The Nation
Director: Barbara Kopple, 2015, USA, 93 minutes
Screening: Top Hat, Sunday September 13 @ 5:00 pm
In partnership with the Montana Book FestivalHot Type: 150 Years of The Nation
is a vivid, inside look at America’s oldest continuously published weekly magazine. Shot over three years, with access to an incredible trove of archival documents, the film captures the day-to-day pressures and challenges of publishing a weekly magazine, as well as illuminating how the past continuously ripples through and shapes current events. It is the journey of The Nation
– and the nation – evolving into the future, as it is guided by its remarkable past.