Story artists, animators, film directors, illustrators, and designers love this free anime storyboard template on DIN A4 vertical (portrait) page, initially designed for print and now available for Procreate. This template has five frames per sheet, 2.00:1 aspect ratio (Univisium). The fantastic storyboards from Studio Ghibli inspired this layout.
- The first column indicates cuts. Use it to number your shots_a single shot sometimes need several pictures.
- The second column is the picture screen. That’s where you draw your storyboard shots.
- Then there is a space for action, dialogue, and your script notes.
- The last column, time, is for writing the duration of your shots in seconds.
You can get the PDF version of this template here: https://gum.co/ghibli-storyboard_en_2x1.
If you want a desktop publishing version of this template, you will find the InDesign layout at https://gum.co/Ghibli_En_idml_2x1.
There is also an excellent version of this template for Apple Pages: https://gum.co/Ghibli-storyboard-template_en_2x1_Pages.