Comic Books Go to War

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Category
Creative Doc / Art / Culture / Music
Duration
52'/64'
Episodes
1
Direction
Mark Daniels
Versions
German / Italian / English / French
Production Company
GA&A Productions in coproduction with ZDF/Arte and AVRO, in Ass. with SVT,YLE coproductions, RTBF, VRT, SF, TSR, CBC, SBS, ORF. With the support of the Co.Bo. funding in The Netherlands, the Media Programme Slate Funding and Media Tv Broadcasting.
Year of production
2009

The universe of comic books is a worldwide pop mythology, a Pantheon in cheap newsprint and saturated colours. But in this age of 24-hour news, comic books have also become a new journalistic form, providing a real understanding of the human dimensions of war, genocide and revolution. But what happens when the comic book meets real war?