Official high-quality poster of Shuichi Kusamori's production imageboard for the animated film Metropolis directed by Rintarō.
Format: 70 x 50 cm (or 27,56 x 19,68 inches). Published by Riekeles Gallery.
Illustration format: 70 x 50 cm (or 27,56 x 19,68 inches), offset printing on high quality paper: Magno Volume 200 g/m².
This illustration shows the production imageboard, used during pre-production to direct the artwork of the film Metropolis, beautifully written by Katsuhiro Otomo and directed by Rintarō. The poster represents the "Zone -1", the first underground level, a space for robots only.
This is one of the last scenes of the movie, featuring the illustration:
Shuichi Kusamori is a Japanese art director and background illustrator, and was the background artist for Ghost in the Shell. He was also artistic director on the second instalment, Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence in 2004, and other well-known Japanese anime licences such as Metropolis and the Psycho-Pass series.
This print is published by Galerie Riekeles, in collaboration with the artist. It is a high-quality reproduction, as faithful as possible to the original work, accurately rendering down to the smallest detail the breathtaking landscapes and backgrounds that made the anime from which they are taken international successes.
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