Although Bass balked at the idea of there being distinctive Bass credits (He was there to enhance the film, not distract the audience by drawing attention to himself.), the "fingerprints" on his works cannot be denied.
|West Side Story (1961) Saul Bass/ United Artists|
Today, on what would have been his 93rd birthday, Google has made a doodle for him using their own logo with Bass' stylings. They've made a series of Google doodles into a video, paying tribute to Bass' varied opening credits sequences.
- Click here for the Google doodles video for Saul Bass
- For a complete list (with images) of Saul Bass' famously distinctive opening credits, click here.