John Hart drew these sketches for his article, “The Movie That Every Film Student Has to See!” You can check it out in the newest edition of StudentFilmmakers Magazine.
John Hart is an adjunct instructor at NYU and teaches Film Intensives and Storyboard Seminars. He is the author of “The Art of the Storyboard, A Filmmaker’s Introduction,” (Taylor & Francis, 2nd Edition): Communicate your vision, tell your story and plan major scenes with simple, effective storyboarding techniques. Using sketches of shots from classic films, from silents to the present day, in his book, John leads you through the history and evolution of this craft to help you get to grips with translating your vision onto paper, from the rough sketch to the finished storyboard. More than 150 illustrations from the author’s and other storyboard artists’ work illuminate the text throughout to help you master the essential components of storyboarding, such as framing, placement of figures, and camera angles. John has 120 tutorials on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/user/MyPinto21/.
(Above article published in StudentFilmmakers Magazine, 2019 Vol. 14, No. 1, 14th Anniversary Edition & Special 2019 NAB Show Issue; exhibited and distribution at the 2019 National Association of Broadcasters trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada.)