Upcoming Film Screenings


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Past Film Screenings


World Premiere – New York City, New York
Friday, February 3, 2012 – 7:00 PM
SVA Theatre – 23rd & 8th Ave. in Chelsea

Q&A session after the film with the director, film crew and special guests from the film. Moderated by Steven Heller. Sponsored by Brand Perfect.
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Brooklyn Screening – Linotype Demo & Screening – Brooklyn, NY
Monday, February 6, 2012 – 6:30 PM
Brooklyn Navy Yard, Woodside Press

Come see a working Linotype in action! Exclusive screening of the film with the director, Doug Wilson and a demo of a working Linotype at Woodside Press in the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
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Providence Screening – Providence, RI
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 – 7:00 PM

Rhode Island School of Design - Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center
20 North Main St., Providence, RI 02903

Q&A session after the film with the director, Doug Wilson. This free event is sponsored by AIGA RI, Brand Perfect and Monotype Imaging.
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Baltimore Screening – Baltimore, Maryland
Friday, February 10, 2012 – 7:00 PM

Maryland Institute College of Art, Falvey Hall - Brown Center
1301 W. Mount Royal Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217

Q&A session after the film with the director, Doug Wilson and special guests from the film. This free event is sponsored by the Mixed Media Speaker Series.
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Boston Screening – Boston, MA
Monday, February 13, 2012 – 6:30 PM

Paramount Theater at Emerson College
559 Washington St., Boston, MA, 02111

Q&A session after the film with the director, Doug Wilson and specal guests from the film including Matthew Carter. In association with AIGA Boston and sponsored by Brand Perfect & Monotype Imaging.
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West Coast Premiere - SF – San Francisco, CA
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 – 7:00 & 9:30 PM

Typekit San Francisco
2601 Mission Street (at 22nd St), Suite 900, SF, CA 94110

Q&A session after the film with the director, Doug Wilson. Come early because drinks will be provided by Typekit!
First Screening - Sold Out!
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Seattle Screening – Seattle, WA
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 – 7:00 PM

Seattle Asian Art Museum
1400 East Prospect Street, Volunteer Park, Seattle, WA 98112-3303

Q&A session after the film with the director, Doug Wilson.
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Arizona Screening – Tempe, AZ
Thursday, March 8, 2012 – 8:00pm

Arizona State University - NEEB Hall
Presented by AIGA Arizona
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Los Angeles Screening – Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, March 17, 2012 – 4:00pm & 6:00pm

The International Printing Museum
315 W. Torrance Blvd., Carson, CA 90745

Special Event: See Linotypes in action with special demos and a Q&A session after the film with the director, Doug Wilson.
4 PM Screening - Sold Out!

6 PM Screening - Sold Out!


Springfield Hometown Screening – Springfield, MO
Monday, March 19, 2012 – 7:00 PM

Gillioz Theatre - Downtown Springfield
325 Park Central East, Springfield, MO 65806

Q&A session after the film with the director, film crew and special guests.
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Detroit, Michigan
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 – 7:30 PM

Signal-Return Letterpress
1345 Division Street, Detroit, MI 48207

Sponsored by AIGA Detroit.
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Champaign, Illinois
Thursday, April 12, 2012 – 8:00 PM

Parkland College, Parkland Theatre
2400 W Bradley Ave, Champaign, IL 61821

Q&A session after the film with the director, Doug Wilson.
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Minneapolis/Saint Paul, Minnesota
Friday, April 13, 2012 – 7:00 PM

University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, Minnesota

Sponsored by AIGA Minnesota and Studio on Fire.
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Brooklyn/New York City, New York
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 – 7:00 PM

Pratt Institute, Higgins Hall
61 Saint James Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238

Question & Answer session after the film with the director, Doug Wilson. Sponsored by the Pratt TDC Student Group.
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Springfield, Missouri
Friday, April 20, 2012 – 7:00 PM

Missouri State Univeristy, PSU Theatre
1110 E Madison St., Springfield, MO 65897

Q&A after the film with the director and film crew.
Sponsored by Students in Design and SAC.
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Portland, Maine
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 – 7:30 PM

SPACE Gallery
538 Congress St., Portland, ME 04101

Co-Sponsored by TypeCulture and AIGA Maine.
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 – 7:30 PM

Millersville University, The Ware Center
42 North Prince Street, Lancaster, PA 17603

Q&A session after the film with Editor & Dir. of Photography, Brandon Goodwin.
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London, England - UK Premiere
Thursday, April 26, 2012 – 17:30 to 19:30

Victoria House Basement, Southampton Row, London
Unit 6, 37-63 Southampton Row, London WC1B 4DA

This screening will be held in conjunction with the Beauty in the Making exhibit hosted by GFSmith, It's Nice That, and Monotype Imaging.

Although the "Beauty in the Making" exhibit is free, you must purchase a ticket to see the film. More details can be found here.
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Baltimore, Maryland
Thursday, May 3, 2012 – 5:30pm to 9:00pm

Baltimore Museum of Industry
1415 Key Highway, Baltimore, MD 21230

Come see a Linotype in action! There will be refreshments and discussion about the impact of the Linotype before and after the film. All proceeds of the event to go towards the renovation of the Mergenthaler wall displayed in the main Gallery at the Baltimore Museum of Industry.

Presented by: AIGA Baltimore, ASMP Baltimore, the Litho Club of Baltimore, the Production Club of Baltimore, and the PGAMA.
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San Francisco, California
Monday, May 7, 2012 – 6:00 PM

Children's Creativity Museum
221 Fourth Street, San Francisco CA, 94103

Hosted by the Brand Perfect Tour in San Francisco.
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Sao Paulo, Brasil
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 – 7:00 PM

Auditorium Mezzanine NEA
Sao Paulo, Brasil

Private Screening as part of Art Week by Editora Abril.
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Belfast, Northern Ireland
Thursday, May 17, 2012 – 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Conor Lecture Theatre, University of Ulster
York Street, Belfast, United Kingdom

Sponsored by Build.
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Knoxville, Tennessee
Thursday, May 17, 2012 – 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Goins Auditorium, Pellissippi State Community College
10915 Hardin Valley Road, Knoxville, TN 37932

Part of Knoxville Design Week and presented by AIGA Knoxville.
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Buenos Aires, Argentina - Tipos Latinos
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 – 7:00pm

Centro Cultural de Espana en Buenos Aires
CCEBA Sede Florida 943
Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Argentina premiere in associaton with Tipos Latinos 2012 - The Fifth Biennial of Latin Typography.
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Melbourne, Australia - Australian Premiere
Thursday, May 29, 2012 – 7:00pm

Australian Centre for the Moving Image Cinemas
Federation Square, Melbourne, Australia

Australian premiere of the film!
Presented by Holmesglen Institute
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Weimar, Germany - Germany Premiere
Friday, June 1, 2012 - 9:15 PM

Lichthaus-Kino Weimar
Am Kirschberg 4, 99423 Weimar

In association with TypograVieh Lebt! and entrance is free.
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Recife, Brazil
Monday, June 4, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Cinema Sao Luiz
Recife, Brazil

In association with Tipocracia and Mandacaru Design. Entrance is free!
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Brighton, England – Ampersand Conference

Thursday, June 14, 2012
The Basement - Pre-Party, 7:30 PM
24 Kensington Street, Brighton,BN1 4AJ, UK

Friday, June 15, 2012
Brighton Dome Corn Exchange - Ampersand Conference - 12:45 PM
Church Street,Brighton, BN1 1UG, UK

Q&A session after each screening with the director, Doug Wilson.
Conference Sold Out!


Istanbul, Turkey – ISType
Sunday, June 17, 2012 - 7:00PM

SALT Galata
Bankalar Caddesi 11, Karaköy 34420, Istanbul, Turkey

In association with ISType.
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Zurich, Switzerland
Sunday, July 8, 2012 - 12:00 PM

Helmhaus Zurich
Limmatquai 31, 8001 Zurich

In association with The Most Beautiful Books of the Year 2011.
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Phoenix, Arizona
Sunday, July 8, 2012 - 1:00 PM

Phoenix Art Museum - Whiteman Hall
1625 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85004

In conjunction with Paper! exhibition.
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Hartford, Connecticut
Thursday, July 26, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Mark Twain House and Museum
351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, CT 06105

Special Guest: Carl Schlesinger, featured in the film, one of the last linotype operators for The New York Times.
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Miami, Florida
Friday, July 27, 2012 - 7:00 PM

The Wolfsonian - Florida International University
1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

After-party at The Betsy – South Beach, 1440 Ocean Drive

Q&A session after the screening with the director, Doug Wilson.

Free screening! Reservation required. More information can be found at Thee Blog and The Wolfsonian.
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St. Edward, Nebraska
Saturday, July 28, 2012 - 3:00 PM

St. Edward City Library
307 Beaver Street, St. Edward, NE 68660

Screening in memory of C.E. & Doris and Raymond & Florence Dawson.
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin – TypeCon
Friday, August 3, 2012 - 8:30 PM

InterContinental Hotel
139 East Kilbourn Ave., Milwaukee, WI, 53202

In association with TypeCon 2012: SHIFT. Q&A session after the screening with the director, Doug Wilson.
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Portland, Oregon – ATF Conference
Thursday, August 16, 2012 - 6:00 PM doors, 7:00 PM screening

Kennedy School Theater
5736 N.E. 33rd Ave., Portland, OR 97211

In association with the C.C. Stern Type Foundry and the American Typecasting Fellowship Conference.

Q&A session after the screening with the Editor and Director of Photography, Brandon Goodwin.
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Thursday, August 23, 2012 - Doors at 6:00 PM, Film starts at 6:30 PM

Contemporary Arts Center
44 East 6th Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

FREE for AIGA and CAC members. $5 for non-members.
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Seattle Design Festival – Seattle, WA
Sunday, September 23, 2012 - 2:30 PM

SIFF Film Center
Seattle Center, Northwest Rooms, just south of the Seattle Repertory Theater

Part of the Seattle Design Festival.
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Augusta State University – Augusta, Georgia
Monday, September 24, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre - ASU Campus
Campus Map

In association with the Lyceum Series.

Q&A session after the screening with the Director, Doug Wilson.
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Borlänge, Sweden – Sweden Premiere!
Friday, October 5, 2012 - 1:00 PM

Pylonen (Trafikverket), Borlänge
Google Maps Link

Free admission! Part of a half-day seminar about changes in the Graphic Arts Industry, held in Swedish.

Screening with Swedish subtitles. Visit www.du.se/grafisk2012 for more info.
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Wellington, New Zealand – NZ Premiere!
Monday, October 8, 2012 - 8:30 PM

Embassy Theatre
10 Kent Terrace, Mt Victoria, Wellington

In association with Wellington Design Meetup and Klim Type Foundry.
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Munich, Germany
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 19:30 PM

Gasteig, Black Box
Rosenheimer Straße 5, 81667 München

In association with Typographic Society of Munich and Linotype GmbH. Includes a champagne reception before the film.
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Kansas City, Missouri
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 5 PM Happy Hour, 6:45 PM Film

Screenland Armour Theatre
804 Armour Road, North Kansas City, MO 64116

Come early for a pre-show happy hour with drinks and appetizers at 5 PM. Film starts at 6:45 PM. Drinks and desserts after the film.

Q&A session after the screening with the Director, Doug Wilson, Director of Photography, Brandon Goodwin and Sound Designer, Jess Heugel.
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Dublin, Ireland
Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 18:30

National Print Musuem
Beggars Bush Barracks, Haddington Rd, Dublin 4

Screening as part of the Design Week 2012. A post event entitled Winotype will follow in the National Print Museum and will include demonstrations of the Museum’s Linotype, a limited edition letterpress poster and a glass of wine. Admission to the film is free. Admission to Winotype is €7.
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Lausanne, Switzerland - ECAL
Friday, November 9, 2012 - 18:00

Ecole cantonale d’art de Lausanne - IKEA Auditorium
5, Avenue du Temple, CH-1020 Renens

Screening as part of the The Most Beautiful Books exhibition.
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St. Louis, Missouri - St. Louis Int. Film Festival
Saturday, November 10, 2012 - 6:00 PM

Tivoli Theatre - In the Loop
6350 Delmar, St. Louis, MO 63130

Screening as part of the St. Louis International Film Festival.

Q&A session after the screening with the Director, Doug Wilson.
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Belfast, Northern Ireland - Build Conference 2012
Monday, November 12, 2012 - 8:30 PM

The Black Box
18-22 Hill Street, Belfast, BT1 2LA

Screening as part of the amazing film night at the Build Conference 2012.
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Toronto, Canada
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 - 7:30 PM

University of Toronto
Faculty of Information, BL 205, 140 St. George Street

Canadian printing legend, Stan Bevington from Coach House Books will talk about his experience with the linotype machine and lead a brief Q&A session after the screening.
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St. Gallen, Switzerland
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 20:00

Sitterwerk - Vacumet/Art Foundry
Sittertalstrasse 34, CH-9014 St.Gallen

Screening as part of the The Most Beautiful Books exhibition.
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Austin, Texas - AIGA Austin Screening
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Alamo Drafthouse
1120 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

Screening as part of the Reel Design Series.
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Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire UK
Thursday, January 10, 2013 - Doors at 7:00 PM, Film at 8:00 PM

Hebden Bridge Picture House
New Road, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire HX7 8AD

FREE screening sponsored by Urban Cottage Industries. You must email to get your name on the guest list.
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California Polytechnic State University
Thursday, January 31, 2013 - Doors at 12:30 PM, Film at 1:00 PM

Spanos Theatre - Cal Poly
1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

FREE screening sponsored by The Shakespeare Press Museum, Graphic Communication Department, Cal Poly. Screened as part of International Printing Week.

Immediately after the screening there will be a dedication ceremony for the museum's "new" 1931 Linotype machine, acquired for the museum collection.
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PIA Mid America - Dallas Screening
Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 6:00–9:00 PM

The Palace Theater
300 S. Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051

Q&A with the director, Doug Wilson after the film.
6:00pm - Happy Hour, 7:00pm - Film Starts
Screening sponsored by PIA MidAmerica.
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Dundee Contemporary Arts - Dundee, Scotland
Saturday, August 31, 2013 - 5:00 PM

Dundee Contemporary Arts
152 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DY

FREE screening of the film! Please book your tickets in advance.
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Cleveland, Tennessee - Museum Center at 5ive Points
Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 6:00 PM

Museum Center at 5ive Points
200 Inman Street East, Cleveland, TN 37311

Screening and exhibit admission FREE to members, included with museum admission for non-members.
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MIAT - Ghent, Belgium
Friday to Sunday, September 20-22, 2013

Museum for Industrial Archeology & Textile
Ghent, Belgium

Three screenings surrounded by a weekend of paper and ink!
Screening sponsored by MIAT.
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Georgia Southern University
Monday, September 30, 2013 - 6:00 PM

Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, Georgia

Q&A session with the director, Doug Wilson after the film. More details soon.
Screening sponsored by GSU Art Department.
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Print Party! - London UK
Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 6:30 PM

Dalston, East London

A unique collaboration of illustration, printing & light sponsored by Urban Cottage Industries.
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Polish Premiere - Lodz, Poland
Sunday, October 20, 2013 - Time TBA

Owoce i Warzywa Culture Cafe
9 Traugutta Street, 90-106 Lodz, Poland

Free screening and the first screening of the film in Poland!
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Shelburne, Vermont
Friday, March 7, 2014 - 7:30 PM

Shelburne Museum
5555 Shelburne Road, Shelburne, VT 05482

Screening as part of the Folk Art Flicks series. Tickets sold at the door. $10/$8 Members. Doors at 7:00 p.m. at Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education.
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Breda, Netherlands
Friday, April 18 - 7:00pm

Stadsgalerij Breda
Oude Vest 34, 4811 HT Breda, Netherlands

Screening as part of Graphic Design Festival Breda.
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Dublin, Ireland
Wednesday, April 23 - 7:00pm

The Sugar Club
8 Lower Leeson St., Dublin 2, Ireland

Screening followed by a talk with members of The National Print Museum’s chapel of retired printers. See more info here and here.
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Christchurch, New Zealand
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 6:00 PM

Alice Cinematheque, Tuam Street
Christchurch, New Zealand

Free screening in conjunction with Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu and The Physics Room.
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Houston, Texas – The Printing Museum
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 6:30 to 9:30 PM

The Printing Museum
1324 W Clay St., Houston, TX 77019

In association with AIGA Houston and The Printing Museum.

Screening of the film followed by a live Linotype demonstration! See a Linotype in action and maybe, just maybe, get your name cast in metal.
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Springfield, Missouri - Springfield Creatives Meeting
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 6:30 to 9:30 PM

Moxie Cinema, 305 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, MO 65806

In association with Springfield Creatives October meet up event. All three filmmakers will be in attendance for a Q&A session before and after the film.
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London, England - Brand Perfect Meetup
Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 5:00 to 8:30 PM

Roxy Bar and Screen
128–132 Borough High Street, London SE1 1LB, UK

In association with Brand Perfect and Velocity Partners. All proceeds from the screening will benefit The Poppy Factory.

The director, Doug Wilson, will be in attendance for a Q&A session before and after the film. Drinks at 5:00 PM, Film starts at 6:00 PM.
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