This lot will be sold on Tuesday, 1st December (day 1 of the auction.) Lots 1-463 will be sold on day 1 (lots 464-913 will be sold on day 2). The auction will begin at 2:00 pm GMT. Lots are sold sequentially so there is no preset ending time. A live streaming broadcast of the auction will be available on auction days.
A storyboard set from the production of the sci-fi television series Battlestar Galactica. Originally used by the production's special effects team, this set of 142 printed storyboards depict the pilot episode, titled "Saga of a Star World". The storyboards are based on an early version of the script and feature elements that were changed in the final pilot, including changes to character names and the title sequence.
The sheets are bound with two brass pins within a card cover, which has"Galactica" printed in the lower-right corner. Each sheet features a large image, a shot number, a brief description, details of background elements, dialogue, and special instructions. Labelled as "#9" on the inside of the front cover, the storyboard set displays light edge wear, discolouration and creasing on the card cover. Dimensions: 21.5 cm x 35.5 cm x 1.5 cm (8 1/2" x 14" x 1/2")
Sold without copyright; see copyright notice in the Buyer's Guide.
Estimate: £800 - 1,200 M
This item comes with a Prop Store Certificate of Authenticity.