There has been an intentional lack of information from Zack Snyder and the team concerning the upcoming DC films, but in an Exclusive set of interviews with Empire Magazine Zack Snyder has revealed some major elements to understanding the forming DC Universe.
Zack Snyder revealed information concerning the structure of these films when stating:
This structure that they have set up is said to not restrict the filmmakers creative visions though. Snyder emphasizes this when stating:
With that in mind it seems as though Snyder will still have a very watchful eye on how each film will take place within the universe, but also give the directors the freedom to explore.
Empire was also given the opportunity to view a board that had a timeline in place of what events will take place and when they will need to happen.
Deborah Snyder explained it as:
Producer Charles Roven also added his perspective on the philosophy of giving directors a sense of creative freedom for their films when stating:
These pieces of information from the three of them gives us a much clearer understanding that the Universe does indeed have a set plan and that the concept for Justice League was the first conceived story. We also now know that every other film revolves around building up to Justice League.
Justice League is set to film next year, so keep on checking here for more news, exclusives, and updates.
Source: Empire Magazine