Interpret the underlying idea of a selected movie by designing a typographic poster that expresses its feelings and emotions.
Conceptual Poster Series
Explore and experiment with typographic form in a new way and take ideas and techniques from various explorations. Then, choose a poster to redesign into a set of three versions. Be able to defend the work by articulating and envisioning an internal logic, narrative, strategy, process, and explanation.
The 2017 crime thriller movie Hangman is about a homicide detective who recruits his retired partner to help him catch a serial killer that leaves clues in the style of a children’s guessing game. The redesigned poster translates letters as a graphic element, combined with strands of thread, to represent the enigmatic atmosphere of the film.