your favourite film posters got an emoji make-over

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by i-D Staff
18 August 2015, 6:40am

There's a mysterious online hero using emoji to recreate iconic film posters. Emoji Films, your new favourite Tumblr, has paid tribute to all manner of films, from erotic thrillers like Blue Velvet to Sofia Coppola's Lost in Translation

This isn't the first time Emoji and cinema have collided. Earlier this year, Sony Pictures bought the rights to make an Emoji feature film. It's set to be directed by Anthony Leondis, who's been behind some assorted Kung Fu Panda and Lilo & Stitch spin-offs. 

Read our story on: The Language of Emoji: Communication in the Digital Age