Storyboarding, concept art and pitch rendering.
Vikings spot for Corus Entertainment.
A figure off in the distance skulking, an intruder in a strange land.
The intruder is discovered, and unbeknownst to him, becomes the hunted.
The hunter closes in on his prey drawing his sword.
The hunter draws closer to the intruder.
His footsteps quicken.
The hunter draws a bead on his prey....
Vikings spot for Corus Entertainment
...rushing him, from behind.
The hunter raises his sword to strike.....
...finding at the last moment, that the intruder is not a threat. Just a harmless dude playing the Vikings Virtual Reality game!
The Vikings VR Player continues at his game, unaware of his hunter.
The hunter straight up disses him and walks away.
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Panel 1, football (soccer) game on TV as camera pulls back....
Panel 2. ...revealing cheering fans in dark crowded bar
Panel 3, our hero pushes his way through bar trying to get a view of the screen.
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Panel 4, He hits a figurative wall, a large superfan very excited spilling beer as he cheers on his team. the camera spins around them
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Panel 5. the camera rotates, and we are transported to the present, where the 2 men are hanging out enjoying the game in a more mature environment.
Panel 1, intense footwork zoomed in close
Panel 2: Cut to wide shot, revealing the footwork is by a kid in the town square, watching the game in the background on a large television.
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Panel 3: Our main character pushes his way through the crowd, stopping once he is uncomfortably sandwiched between 2 bro superfans
Panel 4: All is forgotten as he is caught up in the moment of celebration as the "hometown" team scores a goal.
Panel 1: Underwater looking towards sunny sky.
Panel 2: A long canoe appears moving quickly, blocking out sun.
Panel 3: A storm begins.
Panel 4: The boat rushes into frame as camera follows the action. There is worry and panic, but the center character shouts orders trying to maintain control.
Panel 5: He reassures the boy, but the kid is full of teenage rebellion.
Panel 6: The rival leader tells them to pipe down and focus.
Panel 7: They focus on the task at hand rowing hard.
Panel 8: POV from our main character as a massive rogue wave approaches
Panel 9: Reaction shot of our teenage rebel. A quick gasp before...
Panel 10: Underwater shot of the wave frothing towards the long boat.
Panel 11: The boat tips over, oars in the water flailing wildly.
Panel 12: the boys and camp leaders are thrown into the churning waters.
Panel 13: Underwater shots of the crew falling into the water.
Panel 14: A body sinks as an oar is pushed along the surface.
Panel 15: Some of the boys kick to the surface while some continue sinking....
Panel 16: ...lost to the depths below forever.
Panel 18: They dive into water at the same time, but the camera is focused on our protagonist.
Panel 17: A flashback of the competitive leaders at camp
Panel 19: underwater with our protagonist, we still think we are in the flashback, but see we are in the present as bodies begin to come into focus behind him.
Panel 20: He breaks the surface of the water, the water still churning with the storm.
Panel 21: The teenage rebel has surfaced as well, turning quickly to get his bearings.
Panel 22: He sees the rival camp leader swimming quickly....
Panel 23: towards his cane, revealing that he desperately needs it...
Panel 24: but the currents take him one way, and his cane the other.
Client: Talking Pictures
Panel 1: Rolled up balls of paper bouncing off of garbage can.
Panel 2: An affable Jack Black type, is throwing ball after ball of paper, missing the can and disappointed in himself. His sarcastic co-worker looks on shaking his head.
Panel 3: Our hero is upset with his performance. Another co-worker approaches in the background.
Panel 4: The friendly co-worker walks in the hall between cubicles, seeing the missed balls around their target.
Panel 5: The camera pans from the garbage can, to the culprit, to mr. sarcastic, who rolls his eyes.
Panel 6: The new co-worker smiles at mr. sarcastic knowingly. He has a plan...
Panel 7: ...a plan that mr. sarcastic is unaware of.
Panel 8: Quick shots of hands grabbing different bins from around the office.
Panel 9: Quick shots of hands grabbing different bins from around the office.
Panel 10: Quick shots of hands grabbing different bins from around the office.
Panel 11: The group of co-workers lined up as our hero takes another shot.
Panel 12: and it's good!
Panel 13: the gang celebrates.
Panel 14: the camera pulls back from the celebration, revealing a myriad of cans, virtually guaranteeing it the paper would go in the bin.
Panel 15: the gang walks out of frame.
Panel 16: exit stage right