What is the font used in code editor in the Elysium movie?

shot of code from movie

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  • I have a set of DIN stencils somewhere which produce that font, for use in engineering drawings (The image shows a monospaced version; my stencils are not). Jan 30, 2014 at 11:03
  • it is also very close to (but isn't) lucida console
    – horatio
    Jan 30, 2014 at 18:15
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    Wow, you are right, that is a headache! What is tripping me up is the open 4 and the 1 without feet. It is pretty close to Droid sans mono... damieng.com/blog/2007/11/14/droid-sans-mono-great-coding-font
    – benteh
    Feb 14, 2014 at 13:09
  • Cicle looks similar
    – John
    Feb 14, 2014 at 17:00
  • if someone looks for a solution: pay attention to "t" which looks like a cross, i - has very special upper serif, C ends are straight, middle part of W is lower then external parts....
    – Ilan
    Feb 14, 2014 at 21:38

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Looks like FF Isonorm Monospaced Regular. Initially sold by FontFont but not seemingly available anymore. Typekit has a similar looking font but its spacing is proportional and you will find differences in some glyphs because of this (e.g. i, j, etc.).

FF Isonorm Monospaced Regular

  • @DᴀʀᴛʜVᴀᴅᴇʀ Done! ... three years later! ;-)
    – curious
    May 25, 2018 at 16:11
  • @Emilie the link is dead though (–_–)
    – Welz
    May 25, 2018 at 16:14
  • @WELZ Yes looking for a replacement but doesn't seem to be sold by a foundry anymore. I'll just remove it if I don't find anything official
    – curious
    May 25, 2018 at 16:16

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