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The Genius of Saul Bass

For decades, movie studios had no clue how to promote themselves. Movie trailers and posters were cookie-cutter affairs, and film title sequences were bland. Enter Saul Bass. At this point, you’re probably wondering who I’m talking about. Continue reading

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20 Cool Posters for Silent Movies

I get paid to be a graphic designer. Mixed together with my love of movies, it’s only natural that I’d have an appreciation for interesting movie poster art. Each year, studios produce several outstanding posters for their various movies. It’s nothing new. They’ve been doing it for years, going all the way back to the silent era. Here are 20 of my favorite posters for silent films. Much thanks to the IMP Awards website, which houses most of these: Continue reading

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