S A U L B A S S : T I T A N O F T I T L E S
CHIGAGO STYLE PAPER 2021
T H E S I S
Through the paper, the career and deeper impact of Saul Bass’ work will be explored. Title sequences by Bass will be plotted against parameters like the film genres, directors, time period, etc., and analyzed. The objective is to prove that Bass indeed radicalized title sequences by adding movement and packed it with emotion and context that lead the audience right to the crux of the film. Finally, the paper also aims to prove that Bass’ work, like he envisioned, indeed have the audience involved from the very first frame.