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! 

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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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From Painting to the Screen: Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams!

Akira Kurosawa – From Painting to Screen – Dreams (1990)!
Check out these lovely storyboard paintings by the director himself and shots from the film.

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Don’t forget Akira Kurosawa on set of High & Low here and Dodes’Ka-Den here

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