Canon Video

From the Audiovisual Identity Database, the motion graphics museum


Canon Video was one of the off-shoot video labels of Video Programme Distributors. It was infamous for their video nasty The Werewolf and the Yeti.

Logo (1980?-1983?)

Visuals: On a red background, there is a white "CANON" caption in Gill Sans Ultrabold, with a ring around the "O". Underneath there is a "VIDEO" subtitle with white lines on each side. At the bottom there is a white "PRESENTS" caption in Helvetica Light.

Technique: None. [possible misuse]

Audio: None.

Availability: Appears on their release of The Werewolf and the Yeti, among other pre-cert videotapes.

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