Ali Ferzat

Syrian Cartoonist Ali Ferzat Talks About His Work, His Assault And The Value of Art [Video]
Syrian Cartoonist Ali Ferzat Talks About His Work, His Assault And The Value of Art [Video]
Last year, Syrian cartoonist Ali Ferzat was kidnapped and assaulted by pro-government forces for satirizing those in power, leaving the human rights advocate with broken hands as "a warning" against continuing his work. An inspirational new video shows that, thankfully, he didn't listen...
Link Ink: More ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Images, a Mighty ‘Avengers’ Desk and Digimon Disappointment
Link Ink: More ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Images, a Mighty ‘Avengers’ Desk and Digimon Disappointment
Movies: New images from The Amazing Spider-Man see Andrew Garfield rocking a Ramones shirt as Peter Parker, plus Emma Stone not rocking a Ramones shirt as Gwen Stacy. Creators: Syrian cartoonist Ali Ferzat plans to return to cartooning in his native country as soon as he's fully healed from the allegedly government-sponsored beating that left his hands crushed last year...
Link Ink: Pumpkin TARDIS, Stuffed Beartato and Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Look
Link Ink: Pumpkin TARDIS, Stuffed Beartato and Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Look
Halloween: Sean Fallon's TARDIS jack-o'-lantern should light up Doctor Who fans' respective days. Movies: It remains to be seen how The Adventures of Tintin will do in North America, but European fans seem to be digging (or at least paying to see) the motion capture animated film so far...
Wacky Taiwanese Animators Lend Support to Assaulted Syrian Cartoonist Ali Ferzat [Video]
Wacky Taiwanese Animators Lend Support to Assaulted Syrian Cartoonist Ali Ferzat [Video]
Best known for reenacting celebrity gossip in comically bizarre videos that look ripped straight out of The Sims, the Taiwanese animators at Next Media Animation recently responded to the horrendous assault on Ali Ferzat, a renowned Syrian cartoonist who was beaten and had both of his hands broken in retribution for drawing cartoons critical of Bashar al-Assad...