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[Graphics] Arabic into Latin

From: Michael Brady <bradydesign-AT-embarqmail.com>
Date: 13 Feb 2011 01:11:00 UTC   (08:11:00 PM in author's locale)
To: Discussion of Type and Typographic Design <TYPO-L-AT-LISTSERV.HEANET.IE>
Well, sort of.

I just watched the movie, "Kite Runner," which is set in Afghanistan. I really was impressed with the opening titles, in which the English words in, of course, the Latin alphabet are animated with complicated arabesque scrolls. Here's a link to the title at MK12, the design studio's website:

Short version:

Long version:


Here's a web page with other movie title sequences you might like.

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