Back at the
start of The Farmer’s Llamas I did a lot of work creating beat boards for the
A beat board
is generally used to pitch the broad outline of a story or scene, so they often
have a lot more information in a single image than the average storyboard.
boards below also contain a lot of elements that didn’t make it into the final
film (characters changed, story moments were cut, etc.) but allowed us to try out
ideas very quickly and helped to find the shape of the story.