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Creator Chronicles: The Interviews 2007-2014
Amdale Media is at last pulling back the curtain and revealing these amazing creators in a series of documentaries about comic book creators. Featuring exclusive interviews with some of the biggest names in comics, Creator Chronicles profiles creators via in-depth, one-on-one video interviews, told by the creator in their own words.
Now, ALL of the previous interviews have been remastered and re-edited for greatly improved picture quality, all on one Bluray disc - plus NEW interviews!
NEW Dick Giordano Interview! Dick is very forthcoming about his work with Neal Adams, being named managing editor of DC, and his years running Charlton Comics!
NEW Herb Trimpe Interview! Herb is modest and honest in this great interview covering his silver age work, drawing the first appearance of Wolverine, and his contributions to the comics industry.
NEW Al Feldstein Interview! Al discusses his early years getting into comics, meeting Bill Gaines and being a writer/editor/artist for EC Comics, to his long editorship of Mad Magazine through its most well-known period.
Plus remastered, full-length, in-depth interviews with:
Joe Sinnott (3 hours) - The term “legend” gets thrown around a lot in comics, but few truly personify it better than Joe Sinnott. Widely considered to be the best inker to have ever graced the comic medium, Joe is also a fine artist in his own right, having done a wide variety of art from comics, to illustration, newspaper strips, advertising, and realistic caricatures and biographies. In this very special interview, we talk to Joe and many of his colleagues and peers in the comics industry. Included on this Blu-ray is the documentary A Guy Named Joe, which showcases the life and career of Joe Sinnott. This documentary covers all aspects of Joe's career and features an all-star cast of many of his peers and fellow artists including: Bob Almond, Jim Amash, Terry Austin, Sal Buscema, Ron Frenz, Mike Grell, Joe Jusko, Elizabeth Amber Love, Andy Mangels, Jerry Ordway, George Pérez, John Romita, Sr., Jim Salicrup, Alex Saviuk, Richard A. Scott, Jim Starlin, Herb Trimpe, Bob Wiacek, and Stan Lee, with a special appearance by Jim Steranko!
Matt Wagner (2 hours) - With an interview that ranges from the Jungian archetypes of Grendel to the more personal, semi-biographical Mage, you know you’re in for a wild, revealing, and spirited ride with comics legend Matt Wagner! The thinking man’s comic book writer, Matt discusses everything from being the first independent creator to team his one of his own characters with Batman, to exploring deeper meaning in the human psyche, and the philosophical underpinnings of his most famous creations, Mage and Grendel.
Bill Sienkiewicz (1 1/2 hours) - Respected and admired by fans and professionals alike, the work of Bill Sienkiewicz helped redefine the artistic possibilities in comic art and sequential illustration. Throughout his career, Bill’s art would push the boundries of the medium, and would have a significant impact on the art of comics and beyond. This in-depth interview covers his entire prolific career, from his start at Marvel on Moon Knight to his incredible artistic transformation of the mid-80's with New Mutants and Elektra Assassin. Bill is engaging and insightful as he talks about his eclectic, electric and unique artwork, which has made him one of the most compelling and original artists of our time.
Michael Golden (2 hours) - For over 4 decades, he has brought his dynamic and innovative compositions to the world of comic books, setting new graphic standards for the form. Now, comics legend Michael Golden joins us for an amazing interview where we delve into the mind of one of most influential artists of all time. In this extraordinary interview, Michael finally gives us what we've always wanted: a candid and refreshing look at the man behind the myth. Michael has only given one full-length, in-depth interview ever, and this is it! We discuss at length such milestones in his career as The Micronauts, Bucky O'Hare, G.I Joe, the Marvel Fanfare Hulk story, his time as an editor at Marvel and DC, Dr. Strange #55, Avengers Annual #10 and the creation of Rogue, Spartan X and much more!
George Pérez (4 hours) - Fan favorite and industry veteran George Perez joins us for a massive 4 hour interview! For over 30 years, George Pérez has dazzled the comics industry with his dynamic work on such titles as Fantastic Four, Avengers and Wonder Woman. Widely regarded as one of the all-time best comic artists, he has been an inspiration to numerous fans and fellow artists alike. George has also put his considerable fame and talent to help various charities, including The Hero Initiative (formerly ACTOR) where he is a co-chairman, along with contributing the proceeds from his convention appearances to it and other charitable organizations. Join us as George sits down to discuss his early years in comics, his work on Crisis, Infinite Crisis, JLA/Avengers, his thoughts on the industry changes over the years, his perspective on 30 years in comics, as well as in-depth discussions about the formation of
The New Teen Titans (including the Games graphic novel!), Wonder Woman, War of the Gods, and his amazing career resurgence in the last decade.
Joe Jusko (3 hours) - Joe Jusko is a renowned comic and fantasy artist/painter, widely known for his detailed, realistic depictions of comic book characters, barbarians, and lush jungle settings, often with women and big cats.
Joe sits down with us to talk about his prolific 30 year career in comics and fantasy art. We cover his entire career, from his start with Heavy Metal, to his Savage Sword of Conan covers, to his groundbreaking work on the Marvel Masterpieces and Edgar Rice Borroughs painted card sets, and to the amazing fully-painted Vampirella and Tomb Raider comics.
Extras include additional interviews with Renee Witterstaeter, Steve Scott, Chris Moreno, Nathan Massengil, Chris Moreno, and outtakes from the Joe Sinnott interview, and a special look at the influence of Michael Golden!
Video: NTSC 1280x720p, Widescreen
Region: No region coding, will work
Approx. running time: 1300 minutes
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