Dark Horse Comics has formed a new partnership with Twentieth Century Fox, and their first project together will be an art book for the Guillermo del Toro produced film, The Book Of Life. The film is directed by Jorge R. Gutierrez, and follows a love story set during a Day of the Dead celebration in Mexico.
The book sees a September release date and offers a look at the creative process behind the animated film, which is set for an October 17 release.
From the press release:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MILWAUKIE, OR – Dark Horse, a premier publisher of creator-owned and licensed content, today announces a partnership with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products: an upcoming project based on this year’s highly anticipated film from Fox Animation Studios, The Book of Life. In September 2014, Dark Horse will release The Art of The Book of Life, a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film.
The Art of The Book of Life is an inspirational behind-the-scenes look at the making of the animated feature film. Packed with production art, stills, and more, this is an essential companion to the film.
The Art of The Book of Life arrives on sale on September 3, 2014.