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Saul Bass

Saul Bass

  • Something Wild (1961) September 24 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
  • North By Northwest (1959) September 27 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
  • Psycho (1960) October 29 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
  • North By Northwest (1959) November 01 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
  • Big Knife, The (1955) November 08 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
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Also Known As: Died: April 25, 1996
Born: May 8, 1920 Cause of Death: non-Hodgkins lymphoma
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Film Production - Main ...
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Worked as a freelance designer for about ten years before getting into film
1946:
Founded Saul Bass & Associates Inc.
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Began designing film publicity material in early 1950s for such films as "No Way Out" (1950)
1954:
First film as title designer, "Carmen Jones"; also marked first collaboration with director-producer Otto Preminger
1958:
First collaboration with director Alfred Hitchcock, "Vertigo"
1962:
Directed six short films; the first, "Apples and Oranges"
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Worked much less regularly in film titles design after completing work on "Seconds" and "Not With My Wife, You Don't" (both 1966); credits as titles designer include only two Preminger films and "That's Entertainment Part 2" (1976)
1974:
Sole feature as director, "Phase IV"
1979:
Last collaboration with Otto Preminger, "The Human Factor"
1987:
Began working regularly in film titles design again when asked to undertake work on "Broadcast News" by director James L. Brooks
1990:
First collaboration with director Martin Scorsese, "GoodFellas"
1996:
Retrospective of Bass' design work held at the School of Visual Arts in New York NY

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