Cartoonist: Jeff Smith, Bone and the Changing Face of Comics

Cartoonist: Jeff Smith, Bone and the Changing Face of Comics

Director: Ken Mills

Cast: Ken Mills, Jeff Smith, Scott McCloud, Colleen Doran

     
 

Discover the story of cartoonist Jeff Smith, whose phenomenally successful graphic novel Bone made him the toast of the comic book universe. From its humble roots in small town comic and hobby shops, Bone emerged to become a bona fide global phenomenon. Published in 25 countries, it's been read by people around the world. In this documentary, we get toSee more details below

Overview

Discover the story of cartoonist Jeff Smith, whose phenomenally successful graphic novel Bone made him the toast of the comic book universe. From its humble roots in small town comic and hobby shops, Bone emerged to become a bona fide global phenomenon. Published in 25 countries, it's been read by people around the world. In this documentary, we get to know a little more about Smith, the creator of Bone, as well as the comic book industry in general. Conversations with people like Harvey Pekar, Paul Pope, Scott McCloud, and Colleen Doran offer candid insight into both the artist, and his creation.

Product Details

Release Date:
12/01/2009
UPC:
0705105114736
Original Release:
2009
Rating:
NR
Source:
MILLS JAMES INC
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
1:16:00

Special Features

Jeff Smith and Scott McCloud in Conversation at Ohio State University (82 min.); ; Jeff Gives Us The Story Behind RASL

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Cartoonist: Jeff Smith, Bone and the Challenging Face of Comics
1. Opening the Books [:52]
2. Introduction [1:46]
3. The Power of Comics [2:51]
4. Meet the Bones [2:31]
5. When It Started [1:35]
6. Under the Influence [4:54]
7. First Drawings [3:32]
8. Cartoon College [4:05]
9. Character Building [7:44]
10. The Big Dream [5:26]
11. The Hero's Journey [1:35]
12. Self Publishing 101 [7:27]
13. The Invasion [4:06]
14. Triology Hours [1:50]
15. Around the World [1:52]
16. Old Man's Cave [1:51]
17. Storytelling [2:04]
18. The Work [3:21]
19. Color My World [4:02]
20. What Kind of Impact? [8:16]
21. Today and Tomorrow [3:18]
22. Credits [1:23]

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