Saul Bass posters and designs for Anatomy of a Murder

I just had a chance to check out the Criterion Collection version of Anatomy of a Murder from the Ann Arbor District Library. It has a full DVD of features including a short with a look at the title sequences from Saul Bass. 

Google's doodle of the day today is a homage to Saul Bass, and I found this extensive collection of title sequence graphics, lobby cards, and posters from the film collected by Christian Annyas from Jennifer, Saul Bass’ daughter. One sample will suffice to illustrate, but Annyas notes that the actual collection has a lot of variety:

Posters, inserts, billboards, at least eight different ads, stationery, an album cover, a title sequence, and everything is different! 
I don’t see any studio doing that today. 

Saul-bass-anatomy-of-a-murder-24-sheet

Anatomy of a Murder was filmed on location in Marquette County, Michigan.

Related articles

The Art of Credits – Saul Bass' Unique Stamp on Culture
Graphic design legend Saul Bass celebrated with Google Doodle honoring iconic title sequences
Saul Bass title sequences
Saul Bass Google Doodle
Google Salutes Saul Bass
The Anatomy of a Google Doodle About Saul Bass: We Look at All the Films Google Pulled From
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s