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.
Sonja Klaus' personal script with revisions from the production of Ridley Scott's historical epic Gladiator. Klaus was a set decorator on the production and has worked with Scott on many films.
This collection comprises her personal script, secured within a ring binder, and eight sets of revisions printed on different coloured paper. The script - credited to David Franzoni and revised by John Logan - is 114 pages long, including title and character pages, and is labelled "132" on the title page. Most of the revisions are labelled "Sonja Klaus", and all are dated.
Also included with the lot are five pages of stapled storyboards - including the sequence in which Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix) enters Rome - printed on white paper, and five sets of shooting schedules, printed on different coloured pages. There is some wear from production use and age, including creasing and rust stains around the staples. Dimensions (script folder): 31.5 cm x 25.5 cm x 4 cm (12 1/2" x 10" x 1 1/2"); (script revisions): 30 cm x 21 cm x 0.5 cm (11 3/4" x 8 1/4" x 1/4" )
Estimate: £400 - 600 M
This item comes with a Prop Store Certificate of Authenticity.