documentary

Discover The Life Of A Comic Artist With AT&T’s R.A.I.D. Studio Documentary
Discover The Life Of A Comic Artist With AT&T’s R.A.I.D. Studio Documentary
Drawing comics is time-consuming, sometimes crushing, occasionally rewarding, and almost impossible to quit if you love it. And it helps if you get to do it around other artists who love it as much as you do. Those are some of the key takeaways from Comic Book Artists: Next Generation, an AT&T U-Verse documentary about the artists at Toronto's R.A.I.D. Studio (a.k.a. the Royal Academy of Illustration and Design; though it's not a real Royal Academy in the strictest sense). The studio has ten resident artists, but the half-hour documentary shines a light on four key players: Ramón Pérez, Marcus To, Francis Manapul and Kalman Andrasofszky.
‘Masters of Comic Book Art’ Documentary Reemerges from the VHS Ether [Video]
‘Masters of Comic Book Art’ Documentary Reemerges from the VHS Ether [Video]
Presented by an uncharacteristically reverent Harlan Ellison, Masters of Comic Book Art is a documentary film that offers insightful on-camera remarks from some of the medium's most gifted artists: Neal Adams, Steve Ditko, Will Eisner, Jean Giraud aka Moebius, Jack Kirby, Harvey Kurtzman, Frank Miller and Bernie Wrightson, all of whom muse on their most famous works and the medium that they love..
Creators Pull Back The Curtain In ‘Untold Tales Of The Comics Industry’ [Video]
Creators Pull Back The Curtain In ‘Untold Tales Of The Comics Industry’ [Video]
We seem to be living in a Golden Age of comic book documentaries. The ball got rolling with 2003's The Mindscape of Alan Moore by DeZ Vylenz and in the years hence we've seen In Search of Steve Ditko by Jonathan Ross, The Cartoonist: Jeff Smith, Bone and the Changing Face of Comics by Ken Mills, Grant Morrison: Talking With Gods by Patrick Meaney, Adventures Into Digital Comics by Sébastien Dumesn
‘Grant Morrison: Talking With Gods': Sex, Drugs and Superhero Comics [Review]
‘Grant Morrison: Talking With Gods': Sex, Drugs and Superhero Comics [Review]
Today, Grant Morrison: Talking With Gods -- the feature-length documentary by Respect! Films, directed by Patrick Meaney -- was supposed to drop but seems to not be available until December 15, at least. It's a very well-crafted piece of work, a clear labor of love and result of the fairly extensive access Morrison and his friends and family gave the filmmakers...
Grant Morrison Documentary Gets a Name and a New Trailer [Video]
Grant Morrison Documentary Gets a Name and a New Trailer [Video]
A documentary about Grant Morrison has gained a distributor, and comic book fans have gained one more thing to be excited about. The documentary is entitled "Grant Morrison: Talking with Gods"; a good title that hints at not only Morrison's reputation as the ecstatic mystic of the comic book world but the awe he inspires in the vast majority of comic book fans...