Documentary SHE MAKES COMICS Now Available on iTunes, Amazon VOD
EDWARDSVILLE, IL, 07/11/2017 â€” Sequart Organization and Respect Films are proud to announce thatÂ She Makes ComicsÂ is now available on iTunes, Amazon VOD, and cable VOD.
Directed by Marisa Stotter,Â She Makes ComicsÂ traces the fascinating history of women in the comics industry. Despite popular assumptions about the comics world, women have been writing, drawing, and reading comics since the mediumâ€™s beginnings in the late 19th century. And today, there are scores of women involved in comics and its vibrant fan culture.
Featuring dozens of interviews with such vital figures as Ramona Fradon, Trina Robbins, Joyce Farmer, Karen Berger, Wendy Pini,Â Colleen Doran, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Raina Telgemeier, andÂ Becky Cloonan,Â She Makes ComicsÂ is the first film to bring together the most influential women of the comics world.
The documentary has received rave reviews and won Best Documentary at the 2015 Comic-Con International.
Purchase fromÂ Amazon
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Purchase fromÂ iTunes
What the critics have said about the film:
- â€œEntertaining, informative, and inspiring. Drips with passion for the comic book medium and for the fight against the sad realities that have plagued women in the industry for decades.â€ â€” Cliff Wheatley, IGN
- â€œI canâ€™t stress enough how important it is that you see this film, and more than that, that you take its message with you after the credits roll.Â She Makes ComicsÂ lets any woman watching know that she too is accepted, that she is welcome hereâ€¦ 10/10.â€ â€” Timothy Merritt, Coming Up Comics
- â€œAn uplifting and informative celebration of women in comics.â€ â€” Hugh Armitage, Digital Spy
- â€œItâ€™s still blowing my mindâ€¦ Mesmerizing.â€ â€” Verushka Byrow, Pop.Edit.Lit
- â€œI watched this with my girlfriend, also a comic book fan, and we were high-fiving throughout!â€ â€” Clay N. Ferno, Forces of Geek
Check out other Sequart / Respect films:
- Neil Gaiman: Dream DangerouslyÂ is available on Vimeo and Starz.
- The Image RevolutionÂ is available on Amazon Prime Video (and on DVD).
- Grant Morrison: Talking with GodsÂ andÂ Warren Ellis: Captured GhostsÂ are available on Sequartâ€™s own online store.
- Chris Claremontâ€™s X-MenÂ willÂ be released by XLRator in the fall.
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