Comic book confidential / a film by Ron Mann ; Sphinx Productions ; producers, Ron Mann, Don Haig, Martin Harbury, Charles Lippincott ; director, Ron Mann

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Subjects: Comic books, strips, etc.--History and criticism
Cartoonists--United States
Barry, Lynda, 1956-
Burns, Charles, 1955-
Coe, Sue, 1951-
Griffith, Bill, 1944-
O'Neill, Dan, 1942-
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General
Edition: Digitally remastered version
Published: Chicago, Ill. : Public Media Inc. : Home Vision Entertainment [distributor], 2002
LC Classification: N, NC
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Authors: Mann, Ron
Haig, Don
Harbury, Martin, 1945-
Lippincott, Charles, 1939-
John, Dr., 1941-
Sphinx Productions
Public Media Incorporated (Wilmette, Ill.)
Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0780025636
UPC: 037429167526
DVD
Title from container
Credits: Editors, Robert Kennedy, Ron Mann ; music, Keith Elliot, Dr. John, Gerald Leckey, Nicholas Stirling
Summary: 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
Special features: Artist bios; interview with Ron Mann; Comic book archive: a story by each featured artist
OCLC Number: 50609216
ISBN/ISSN: 0780025636
0374291675