One of cinema’s great craftsmen, Saul Bass is a name you may not recognise, but you no doubt know his work- particularly his striking, minimalist title sequences. Let’s dive into the philosophy of his work and see what we can learn, and how we can apply it to other areas of filmmaking.
Opening titles for Stash and Fitc’s Style Frames conference.
Directed, Designed, Animated by – Eran Hilleli
Executive Producer for hornet – Hana Shimizu
Producer – Anna Lauren Tufekci
Music & Sounds by – Disasterpeace
Additional Designs by – Jonathan Djob Nkondo
Additional Animation by – Daniel Moos
Additional Modeling & Animation – Yoav Shtibelman & Uri Lotan
Thank you to – Hornet, Stephen Price, Noa & Gili, Lior Ben Horin, Coolmaritime.
Director | Patrick Clair
Client | The Ink Factory
Network | BBC One
Designers: Paul Kim, Jeff Han, Kevin Heo, Felix Soletic, Nick Miller
Lead Animator: Raoul Marks
Animators: Youngsub Song, Lucy Kim
Special Thanks: Angus Wall
Director: Patrick Clair
Lead Animator / Compositor: Raoul Marks
Design & Visual Research: Paul Kim, Jeff Han, Felix Soletic, Maxx Burman, Henry DeLeon, Dan Alexandru.
Storyboard Artist: Lance Slaton
Lighter: Shamus Johnson
Animator / Compositor: Yongsub Song
Head of CG: Kirk Shintari
3D Artists: Jose Limon Jessica Hurst, Dustin Mellum, Rie Ito, Joe Paniagua
3D Rigging: Josh Dyer
Producer: Ben Foster
Supervising Producer: Carol Salek
Head of Production: Kim Christensen
Managing Partner: Jennifer Sofio Hall
Over the course of 5 years, Schoenmaker has crafted the opening sequence of what would be the tv series to make all other tv shows redundant: “The Adventures of Indiana Jones”!
Check out more of his work on his blog here
The Season 1 Title Sequence was produced by the talented Jennifer Sofio Hall at Elastic and directed by Patrick Clair through the studio Antibody. The team at Antibody in Sydney, led by Senior Designer Raoul Marks and with compositing and animation support from Breeder, based in Brisbane, completed the design and animation phase.
The Season 1 Title Sequence was the winner of the 2014 Outstanding Main Title Design Emmy
Check out Antibody’s work on Vimeo here
Check out Elastic’s work on Vimeo here
The Art of The Title interview with Patrick Clair on the Season 1 Title Sequence can be found here
Mill+ recently continued their collaboration with OFFF, creating the title sequence to their latest on-the-road event held in Antwerp, Belgium. This weekend saw the grand reveal of the psychedelic sequence during the OFFF closing ceremony.