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Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design

Wednesday Dec 14, 2011 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM This is a past program

With Pat Kirkham

Saul Bass was the designer of iconic titles and posters for films by Alfred Hitchcock and Otto Preminger, among others; the creator of dynamic logos and advertising campaigns for clients such as Quaker Oats and United Airlines; and an Academy Award winning filmmaker. Pat Kirkham, co-author with Jennifer Bass of Saul Bass: A Life in Film and Design, explores the world of one of the 20th century’s most influential visual innovators. A book signing will follow the program.

Title Sequence from Anatomy of a Murder

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