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Comic book confidential : a film

Author: Ron MannMartin HarburyCharles LippincottDon HaigSphinx Productions.All authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Voyager Co., ©1991, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Video : Videodisc : Partial animation   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combines historical footage, interviews, animation, and live action to trace the history of comic books from 1933 to 1988. 22 significant comic artists and writers are discussed: Lynda Barry, Charles Burns, Sue Coe, Robert Crumb, Will Eisner, Al Feldstein, Shary Flenniken, William M. Gaines, Bill Griffith, Jaime Hernandez, Jack Kirby, Harvey Kurtzman, Stan Lee, Paul Mavrides, Frank Miller, Victor Moscoro, Francaise  Read more...
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Named Person: Lynda Barry; Charles Burns; Sue Coe; R Crumb; Will Eisner; Shary Flenniken; Albert B Feldstein; William M Gaines; Bill Griffith; Jaime Hernandez; Jack Kirby; Harvey Kurtzman; Stan Lee; Paul Mavrides; Frank Miller; Victor Moscoso; Dan O'Neill; Francaise Mowly; Harvey Pekar; Gilbert Shelton; Spain, (Cartoonist); Art Spiegelman
Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Mann; Martin Harbury; Charles Lippincott; Don Haig; Sphinx Productions.; Voyager Company.
ISBN: 1559401605 : 9781559401609
OCLC Number: 29293643
Notes: Title from container.
Videodisc ; stereo, digital sound.
"Catalog no. V1038L."
Credits: Director, Ron Mann; producers, Ron Mann, Don Haig, Martin Harbury, Charles Lippincott; editors, Robert Kennedy, Ron Mann; music, Keith Elliot, Dr. John, Gerald Leckey, Nicholas Stirling.
Description: 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col., stereo. ; 12 in.
Contents: Side one (Extended play, CLV): Warning to the viewer --
In the beginning (Gaines) --
And the rest is history (Eisner) --
Enlisting the Superheroes (Kirby) --
Meanwhile (Eisner) ... Side two (Full feature format, CAV): And in the real world, cont'd (Pekar, Hernandez, Barry) --
Around the corner (Spiegelman, Mouly, Burns, Coe) ... Comic book supplement: William M. Gaines --
Will Eisner --
Jack Kirby ...
Responsibility: by Ron Mann ; Sphinx Productions in association with Don Haig, Martin Harbury, Charles Lippincott.

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Combines historical footage, interviews, animation, and live action to trace the history of comic books from 1933 to 1988. 22 significant comic artists and writers are discussed: Lynda Barry, Charles Burns, Sue Coe, Robert Crumb, Will Eisner, Al Feldstein, Shary Flenniken, William M. Gaines, Bill Griffith, Jaime Hernandez, Jack Kirby, Harvey Kurtzman, Stan Lee, Paul Mavrides, Frank Miller, Victor Moscoro, Francaise Mowly, Dan O'Neill, Harvey Pekar, Gilbert Shelton, Spain, Art Spiegelman.

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