The Criterion Collection is responsible for selecting and packaging notable films, but how does it do justice to them? Design organization AIGA has published an account of how the Criterion Collection Art Department designed the cover for Alfred Hitchcock's 1934 The Man Who Knew Too Much. Besides detailing the challenges specific to The Man Who Knew Too Much — particularly the fact that there are two versions, the original British version and a 1956 remake starring Jimmy Stewart — it's a good look at how Criterion approaches designing covers for the classics.
We'll email you a reset link.
If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.
Choose an available username to complete sign up.
In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.