POSTERS

Check Out These Cool Saul Bass Style Posters for 'Gravity' & Other Noms

by
February 28, 2014
Source: The Film Stage, Tumblr

Saul Bass Best Picture 2014 Nominee Posters

The 86th Academy Awards are this weekend, and we hope you've been paying attention to all our awards coverage throughout the week. As we head into Oscar weekend, Graphic artist Geminianum has put together some pretty cool posters, inspired by the work of Saul Bass, that honor some of this year's Best Picture nominees. While the best ones are for Gravity, 12 Years a Slave and Captain Phillips, I'm not a big fan of the Dallas Buyers Club piece that uses real pictures from the movie (though it's inspired by The Man with the Golden Arm), or The Wolf of Wall Street poster that takes a cue from West Side Story, but cheaply uses the falling Don Draper from the "Mad Men" opening titles. Check out the posters below!

Saul Bass inspired Best Picture nominee posters from Geminianium's Tumblr (found via The Film Stage):

Saul Bass Best Picture 2014 Nominee Posters

Saul Bass Best Picture 2014 Nominee Posters

Saul Bass Best Picture 2014 Nominee Posters

Saul Bass Best Picture 2014 Nominee Posters

Saul Bass Best Picture 2014 Nominee Posters

Saul Bass Best Picture 2014 Nominee Posters

Saul Bass Best Picture 2014 Nominee Posters

Saul Bass Best Picture 2014 Nominee Posters

The 86th Academy Awards will take place late on Sunday, March 2nd at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood with a live telecast airing on ABC starting at 7PM (EST) / 4PM (PST). This year's ceremony is being hosted by comedian/director Ellen DeGeneres. The complete list of 2014 Academy Awards nominees in full here.

Find more posts: Artwork, Awards, Posters

Discover more around the web:

Reader Feedback - 2 Comments

1

I like them. However I prefer the Gravity poster with Stone in the fetal position...works well with the overall story arc.

Xerxexx on Feb 28, 2014

2

What's this?? The Criterion Collection Posters?? lol..

Danny on Mar 5, 2014

Sorry, no commenting is allowed at this time.

FEATURED POSTS

POPULAR COMMENTS

LAST YEAR'S TOP 10

Alex's Top 10 - 2017
1. Call Me By Your...
2. War for Apes
3. Shape of Water
4. Florida Project
5. Dunkirk
6. Jane
7. Foxtrot
8. Faces, Places
9. Never Really Here
10. Thelma
Click Here for Thoughts

Jeremy's Top 10- 2017
1. mother!
2. Lady Bird
3. A Ghost Story
4. The Big Sick
5. Dunkirk
6. Get Out
7. Killing Sacred Deer
8. John Wick 2
9. War for Apes
10. The Beguiled
Click Here for Thoughts

FOLLOW US HERE

Subscribe to our feed or daily newsletter:
Follow Alex's main profile on twitter:
For the news posts only, follow this acct:
Add our feed to your Feedly: follow us in feedly

FS.NET ON FACEBOOK