The Third Man Poster

LA_BOCA_TTM_pink_550LA_BOCA_TTM_silver_550We’ve produced this official film poster for Carol Reed’s The Third Man (1949), in association with StudioCanal and The Dark City Gallery for their British Movies collection. The original blue version is an edition of 150, and the black and metallic silver variant is an edition of 75 only. Both are hand-printed by White Duck in bath.

Available to order now from the Dark City Gallery shop.

Berberian Sound Studio – Opening Credits

Lovely opening credits by Julian House (music by Broadcast) for the Peter Strickland movie Berberian Sound Studio. Such a shame his posters for the film never quite made it to print in their original form.

Blisters 2012 – The Director’s Cut

We’re very happy to be taking part in the Blisters 2012 show organised by Print Club London. The theme this year is Movies, and lot’s of other nice people are taking part including fellow Début Art-ers Serge Seidlitz and Joe Wilson, as well as Si Scott, James Joyce, RYCA and many, many more. We’re finalising paper and inks for our poster at the mo, exciting stuffs. Opening night is Friday 31st August, and apparently gets very busy, so please RSVP if you fancy coming along. see more…

The Legacy Of Polish Poster Design

Informative, and richly illustrated, article exploring the history of Polish poster design.

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ADC Awards 2012

We’re extremely happy to have received an Illustration Merit Award for our Vivid Live poster at the 2012 Art Directors Club Awards in NYC.

La Boca x Green Mark Vodka

We’ve illustrated this posters for the UK launch of Green Mark Vodka this week. Although new to the UK, Green Mark has long been the No.1 Vodka brand in Russia, and being partial to a drop or two we were of course delighted to be involved. A £2m marketing campaign kicks off this week so hopefully a few of these will be out on the streets soon.

Cannes Film Festival Poster Art

This week we’re off on our annual trip to the Cannes Film Festival. Lot’s of work, lot’s of films, and (inevitably) lots of parties – it’s a tough job…
To get in the mood, here’s a little look at some of our favourite Cannes posters from over the years, starting with our absolute favourite by Michel Landi from 1981. Stylist have a nice gallery of more over here.

If you’d like to arrange a meeting in Cannes please get in touch.

La Boca x Don’t Panic prints


Our Zen poster for Don’t Panic can now be purchased unfolded from their shop. A2, Litho print on uncoated stock. Bargain at £10.

La Boca x Fiona Banner


Here’s a look at a poster we’ve created with artist Fiona Banner exploring the great unmade Orson Welles screenplay for the Heart Of Darkness. This one-off poster is rendered in graphite at 113.5×172.5cm and forms part of a suite of hand-made posters created by Fiona in collaboration with six film poster designers (including some of the greats like Empire Design and Graham Humphries). The full set can be seen here.

The posters are on show at the 1301PE gallery in LA until May 5th.

La Boca for Don’t Panic


We’ve designed this A2 poster on the theme of Zen for the good people over at Don’t Panic. The poster will be included free in their new flyer pack released in the UK tomorrow – available for pick up at all the usual joints if you fancy one!

La Boca x Ray Ban


We’ve created this illustration for Ray Ban as part of their Rare Prints project to launch a brand new colourway of the iconic Wayfarer. Both posters and sunglasses should be appearing in Ray Ban shops worldwide any day now. Ray Ban have also produced this rather nice promo film to bring the image to life.

Hollywood Reporter Key Art Awards 2011


We’re over the moon to have received a Bronze award at the 2011 Hollywood Reporter Key Art Awards for our work on Black Swan. It’s a great honour for us. Thank you.