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3.5
248 Ratings

Comic Book Confidential

Directed by Ron Mann
Canada, United States, 1989
Documentary

Synopsis

This film explores the history and major talents of one of North America’s native but grossly under-appreciated arts, from its invention in the 1930’s to the alternative scene today.

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Comic Book Confidential Directed by Ron Mann

Critics reviews

One misses the kind of in-depth formal analysis given to comics by such overseas experts as Francis Lacassin, but otherwise Mann’s grasp of his subject is lively, penetrating, and affectionate.
September 15, 1989
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