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Author: Ron MannDon HaigMartin HarburyCharles LippincottRobert KennedyAll authors
Publisher: [North Ryde, N.S.W.] : DV1 [distributor], [2002?], 1988.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : Partial animation : 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. Twenty-two 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,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Documentary films
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; Francoise Mouly; Lynda Barry; Charles Burns; Sue Coe; R Crumb; Will Eisner; Albert B Feldstein; Shary Flenniken; William M Gaines; Bill Griffith; Jaime Hernandez; Jack Kirby; Harvey Kurtzman; Stan Lee; Paul Mavrides; Victor Moscoso; Françoise Mouly; Dan O'Neill
Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Mann; Don Haig; Martin Harbury; Charles Lippincott; Robert Kennedy; Keith Elliot; John, Dr.; Gerald Leckey; Nicholas Stirling; Kevin Smith; Sphinx Productions.; DV1 (Firm)
OCLC Number: 179084062
Notes: Title from container.
"Confidential : with special introduction by Kevin Smith"--Cover note.
Special features: A special introduction by Kevin Smith ; Silent Bob speaks : interview with Silent Bob ; Interveview with Director Ron Mann ; Original theatrical trailer ; Artist biographies.
Credits: Editors, Robert Kennedy, Ron Mann ; music, Keith Elliot, Dr. John, Gerald Leckey, Nicholas Stirling.
Target Audience: Rated M: Moderate coarse language, Moderate themes. Recommended for mature audiences.
Description: 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD. PAL. Region 4.
Other Titles: Complete history & evolution of the comic book
Responsibility: a film by Ron Mann ; Sphinx Productions ; producers, Ron Mann, Don Haig, Martin Harbury, Charles Lippincott ; director, Ron Mann.

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Combines historical footage, interviews, animation, and live action to trace the history of comic books from 1933 to 1988. Twenty-two 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, Francoise Mouly, Dan O'Neill, Harvey Pekar, Gilbert Shelton, Spain, Art Spiegelman.

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