'THE ART OF SPIEGELMAN'
France, Awards and festivals:
2013. – New York Jewish Film Festival 2012. – Boston Jewish Film Festival
Pulitzer Prize winner Art Spiegelman is best known for his creation of "Maus", which in the form of comics retraces his parents' story as they survived the Holocaust. It has attracted an unprecedented amount of critical attention for a work of this content in the form of comics, was translated into 18 languages and honoured by the Museum of Modern Art in New York with a specially staged exhibition. He also worked for The New Yorker for ten years with his wife Françoise Mouly, Art Director of The New Yorker. In 2005, Time Magazine named Spiegelman one of their " Top 100 Most Influential People". The basis of this documentary is the story and the life of this artist, his art work illustrates his narration.
The Art of Spiegelman from Wichita Films on Vimeo.
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Office for Education, Culture and Sports
International Talent Workshop
17/05/2014 - 24/05/2014
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