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Vertigo, Hitchcock's 1958 classic just celebrated its 55th anniversary and rhizome released an interesting bit of information about the movie. As with the other "late" Hitchcock movies, the opening sequences (designed by Saul Bass) correspond with motifs from the movie itself. Show More Summary
Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 46 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. It’s like a mystery grab bag of movie web related goodness. Header Photo: The Last Hope Ray [...]
Saul Bass was behind some of the most indelible intro title sequences in movie history. Casino, North By Northwest, Vertigo. He died in 1996, and just a few days ago, Google broke out a Doodle for his birthday. And now here's a pretty damn great nerd tribute on top. Four movie posters for Game of Thrones, in Bass's signature style. Read more...
“It’s worth recognizing small touches of elegance that shine out from the chaos and dross that often surround us,” – Jim Fallows on the Google doodle, recognizing the 93rd birthday of Saul Bass.
Saul Bass, the legendary graphic designer and filmmaker, would have been 93 on Wednesday. It’s crazy when you think about how iconic he has become. A number of modern movies and TV shows, from Catch Me If You Can to Archer, have drawn inspiration from Saul Bass’ title sequences, but none have come close the original work by the man himself. Show More Summary
“The Things I Do For Love” Los Angeles-based graphic artist and web designer Fernando Reza (aka “Fro Reza“) has created an excellent series of Game of Thrones art prints that are in the style of iconic film graphic designer Saul Bass (May 8, 1920 – April 25, 1996). They were made as a tribute to [...]
Google's latest "Doodle" pays tribute to graphic artist and movie title sequence designer Saul Bass, using the styles of some of his best-known films.
This might just be for the film geeks out there, but today would have been Saul Bass' 93rd birthday. To celebrate, Google made this video Doodle of their logo in the style of some of Bass' most iconic work. I've decided to celebrate that celebration by posting clips of the work Google is celebrating. Who's Saul Bass? Here, I'll show you.
Google paid animated homage Wednesday to iconic designer and artist Saul Bass with one of its more lively Doodles.
Another delightful Google Doodle is online today: This one is a video clip tribute to the late graphic designer Saul Bass on his birthday. Movie fans will recognize his work from Alfred Hitchcock, Stanley Kubrick, and Martin Scorsese films. Show More Summary
Saul Bass, the great American graphic artist and filmmaker, was born on this day in 1920, right here in New York. (The Bronx, to be exact.) His legacy is extensive, boasting countless iconic corporate logos, movie poster designs, and opening title sequences. Read more...
Check out today's 'Google Doodle,' which is actually an elaborate animated sequence.
I find totally great when Google pays homage to people in various fields. Today, Google is celebrating the birth of Saul Bass, one of the most famous graphic designers in the film industry, born in May 8th, 1920. Being a graphic designer and a filmmaker granted Saul to do some astonishing title sequences for its time. Show More Summary
Saul Bass' birthday is the subject of a new Google Doodle. The artist, who died in 1996, would have been 93 today. His claim to fame? Some of the most iconic movie title sequences of all time, The Man With the Golden Arm, North by Northwest,...Show More Summary
"My initial thoughts about what a title can do was to set mood and the prime underlying core of the film's story, to express the story in some metaphorical way," Bass once said.
Today would have been legendary graphic designer Saul Bass' 93rd birthday. As a tribute, Google has transformed their doodle into an amazing collection of Bas- inspired movie titles and posters, and it's gorgeous. Read more...
Almost every day, Google changes their homepage in celebration of some occasion taking place on that day. The Google Doodles celebrate events such as holidays, anniversaries, and famous birthdays. The one for today, Wednesday May 8, is possibly the best ever. May 8, 2013 would have been the 93rd birthday of Saul Bass, one of the most influential graphic [...]
Design legend Saul Bass would have been 93 today, and Google is celebrating with one of its most elaborate daily “doodles” yet. Visit the search giant’s homepage today to watch the tribute, an animated riff on some of Bass’s most well-known...Show More Summary
Today Google has a tribute to Saul Bass, set to the music of Dave Brubeck. Bass was born on 8 May 1920, and I've always regarded his work for Hitchcock and others as sitting at the very top of the...