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This Artist Has Turned the Movie Poster Into a Science

Julie Muncy Dec 09, 2018. 3 comments

If you want to master something, do it a lot. Artist Scott Saslow took that to heart when he, a couple years ago, embarked on a project to create one movie poster a day. Now, he’s still making posters, and his work is incredible—minimal but iconic, made with a deft awareness of exactly how to translate a film into a single arresting image.

Scott Saslow was generous enough to share some of his work with io9 to feature, and it’s impressive stuff. The Suspiria poster, in particular, is an excellent design, creepy and communicative. And the The Shape of Water poster is delightfully literal.

If you dig Scott’s work, you can see his portfolio here, or follow his Instagram. While you’re at it, follow our Instagram, too: @io9dotcom.

Correction: The post originally said a poster per “year” which, obviously, was a mistake. It has been corrected to per “decade.” Kidding. Per “day.”

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