Undesirables

book design

CLIENT Douglas & McIntyre

Design of hardcover book by documentary filmmaker Ali Kazimi, expanding on his film of the same subject, Continuous Journey. The book is a highly visual presentation of Kazimi’s research and collected materials telling of the infamous incident in Canadian history when a ship carrying migrants from British India was turned away when it tried to land in Vancouver’s harbour in 1914. Received Alcuin Award for Excellence in Book Design in Canada.