Antimatter Zone

artwork by Susannah Lohr

Storyboards (mobile) from the T-MOBILE Halloween Instagram story animation “Hell’s Gate”.

Narrator: “On a foggy night in 1953, a young couple took a wrong turn down a lonely road, where they came upon a decrepit bridge.”

Narrator: “On a foggy night in 1953, a young couple took a wrong turn down a lonely road, where they came upon a decrepit bridge.”

“All they could see was the darkness that hung on the other side. They questioned whether to venture forward. But, putting their fears aside, they traveled on.”

“All they could see was the darkness that hung on the other side. They questioned whether to venture forward. But, putting their fears aside, they traveled on.”

“They inched across cautiously, plank by rickety plank. And then- “

“They inched across cautiously, plank by rickety plank. And then- “

(SFX: A STARTLING THUD) ! -they got stuck on a board!”

(SFX: A STARTLING THUD)! -they got stuck on a board!”

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“The young driver pushed the petal to the floor. The tires spun and SQUEALED”

“The young driver pushed the petal to the floor. The tires spun and SQUEALED”

“He pressed harder, hoping to free the wheel from the bridge’s grasp.”

“He pressed harder, hoping to free the wheel from the bridge’s grasp.”

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ANIMATION NOTE: SMOKE BILLOWS FROM THE TIRES)

ANIMATION NOTE: SMOKE BILLOWS FROM THE TIRES)

“Suddenly, the tire caught hold! But it was too much. He lost control and the car shot forward, through the guard rail and into their icy grave, the river below.”

“Suddenly, the tire caught hold! But it was too much. He lost control and the car shot forward, through the guard rail and into their icy grave, the river below.”

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