Friday, February 24, 2012

1979 Starlog Shows H.R. Giger's Work and Ridley Scott's Storyboards

Friday, February 24, 2012 - by Maurice Mitchell 0

Starlog was an awesome magazine and I read it regularly growing up. It's gone now, but thanks to the Internet we can still read articles from a by-gone era.

It has a great set of interviews with director Ridley Scott and artist H.R. Giger on the film.

A concept painting from the original concept artist Ron Cobb of the derelict ship is in it.

There are also a couple of storyboards that Scott did for the film which I hadn't seen before.


You can read the whole article on http://www.littlegiger.com/articles/files/Starlog_26.pdf

See more of the work of Hans Ruedi "H.R." Giger at http://giger.com and my site here.

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