Tuesday, 20 November 2012

Cerebus Film Story-Board

Animated Film Opening Sequence Story-board
Art by Dave Sim (2010)
OLIVER SIMONSEN:
(from the What Comix blog, 24 June 2010)
Yesterday Dave Sim mentioned he had been thinking of story-boarding his original opening for "Cerebus The Movie" (from his Animated Portfolio days in the 80s, which is as far as he got before wondering "why the heck would i want Cerebus to be a movie?"). Dave Sim's opening actually sounded a lot like my first storyboard which featured a serene setting with bugs which then scatter when horse hooves ride through the scene... then cut to page 1 panel 1 of issue 1 of Cerebus galloping on horseback towards the city gates. I asked if we could use his idea for our film and today he generously story-boarded it and sent it over. Too kind. See Above. Looks fantastic! And very funny:)

Oliver Simonsen is currently hard at work completing the animated movie Cerebus: Tale Of A Fractured Destiny.

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