Restless

Dan Graphic Design

Apparently Black Beauty was not going to be the last Danny Elfman project of 2013 for me. 2011’s Restless was a small film that Gus Van Sant directed, which featured a very enjoyable score by Elfman that oddly never got a soundtrack album. Working with Sony Pictures, I handled the art direction on the project, utilizing the key art elements and movie stills to put together a package that reflected the same tone and style of the poster.  The only …

Milk

Dan Movie Reviews

Milk is the Gus Van Sant directed biopic about the rise and ultimate death of openly gay politician Harvey Milk, in 1970s San Francisco.  Facing discrimination as a gay business owner, Harvey Milk (Sean Penn) seeks to change things by running for San Francisco city supervisor. With his partner and campaign manager Scott Smith (James Franco), Milk manages to lose a few elections over the next few years, but he grows his influence and is seen as a political figurehead …