Main title design for 'The Bastard Executioner'

The Bastard Executioner is an American historical fiction drama television series aired on FX.

Inspired from shadow puppetry which is an ancient form of storytelling. Hand-cut figures were held between lighting and a layer of 'Hanji' (traditional Korean paper handmade from mulberry trees).

All assets including the title were hand-cut. Shot in lighting studio. Color corrected and composited in After Effects.