New Simpsons Couch Gag from th1ng Director Sylvain Chomet
Matt Groening has recently sent a personal request to th1ng (“thing one”) director Sylvain Chomet, in order to get the director’s take on the popular “couch gag” that heralds each week’s episode of The Simpsons.
The three-time Oscar nominee, BAFTA and César award winning director’s response was to add to his long list of acclaimed work with a uniquely French version of the gag. The episode airs tonight, but thankfully you don’t need to wait a few more hours to see said couch gag, because the masterpiece was already revealed online a few days ago. You can check it out below:
Sylvain Chomet’s couch gag will be airing via the episode “Diggs,” which airs March 9, 2014 at 7:30pm EST in the U.S.