Saul Bass’ storyboard for SPARTACUS!

Stanley Kubrick shot the battle between the slave army and the Romans in Spartacus for six weeks using 8,000 extras. Saul Bass’ storyboards plotted the action! 

I am not the author of this image. All rights go to Directors Guild of America.

Check out our tribute to Saul Bass right here and check out Stanley Kubrick on set of Jules Dassin’s The Naked Kiss here

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Hanin aka Kinofrau: 27 and counting, Ph.D in Film Theory & Art History in progress, from the Middle-(B)east, a specter that haunts Europe, equal-opportunity offender.

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