Loading…
Comic-Con 2014 has ended

Sign up or log in to bookmark your favorites and sync them to your phone or calendar.

4: CCI-IFF [clear filter]
Friday, July 25
 

5:30pm

The Walking Dead: A Decade of Dead
A 20-minute documentary chronicling the evolution of the most popular zombie franchise from comic book to TV show. The documentary includes interviews with The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman, actor/comedian Patton Oswalt, actor Chris Hardwick, as well as members of the AMC series The Walking Dead.

Friday July 25, 2014 5:30pm - 6:10pm
Marriott Hall 2, Marriott Marquis & Marina

6:10pm

Stripped
Featuring the first recorded interview with Calvin & Hobbes cartoonist Bill Watterson, this documentary is the ultimate love-letter to comic strips. The films brings together over 60 of the world's best cartoonists behind strips, includingGarfield, Cathy, Foxtrot, Mutts, Penny Arcade, The Oatmeal, Hark A Vagrant, and more-to talk about the past, present, and future of comic strips and what happens to the artform as it moves from print to pixels. Participating panelists include directors Dave Kellett (Sheldon) and Fred Schroeder (Four Sheet to the Wind).

Friday July 25, 2014 6:10pm - 7:40pm
Marriott Hall 2, Marriott Marquis & Marina

7:40pm

White Scripts and Black Supermen: Black Masculinities in Comic Books
Through interviews with prominent artists, scholars, and cultural critics along with images from the comic books themselves, this film examines the degree to which early black superheroes generally adhered to common stereotypes about Black men. From the humorous to the offensive, early black superheroes are critically considered. Participating panelists include Jonathan Gayles (Georgia State University, writer/producer/director), Julian Chambliss (Rollins College, co-editor: Ages of Heroes, Eras of Men), and Adilifu Nama (Loyola Marymonut, author ofSuper Black: American Pop Culture and Black Superheroes).

Friday July 25, 2014 7:40pm - 9:00pm
Marriott Hall 2, Marriott Marquis & Marina

9:00pm

Illustrated By
Superman, Batman, Spider-Man, The X-Men-characters recognized all over the world, gaining wider popularity through television and film. What may not be as well known is that for several decades, Filipinos have contributed significantly to these and other characters' mythologies. Illustrated By is a documentary tracing the phenomenon of Filipinos breaking into the U.S. mainstream. The film aims to pay tribute to many of these ignored, unacknowledged talents and showcase their gorgeous artwork.

Friday July 25, 2014 9:00pm - 10:15pm
Marriott Hall 2, Marriott Marquis & Marina

10:15pm

The Forgotten Rabbit
Before Mickey there was Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. During Walt Disney's early career in animation, he created and animated a cartoon rabbit for Universal Studios. The rabbit was mischievous, cheeky and fun: an instant hit. But when Walt lost the rights to Oswald, he replaced him with Mickey Mouse, and the most beloved cartoon character of the '20s was lost and forgotten in time, replaced by his younger brother.

Friday July 25, 2014 10:15pm - 10:25pm
Marriott Hall 2, Marriott Marquis & Marina