Classic film posters used to take on a lot more, they told a story through their style. I wanted to bring that back.
“We’ve become a race of Peeping Toms. What people ought to do is get outside their own house and look in for a change.”
–Stella (Thelma Ritter)
Shadows and mise en scene are quintessential elements of a good noir. I created the color palette around these components.
The subtle shape of the letters in the title treatment mimic the outline of the apartment building in the film.