Life in the Comics
A documentary that reveals how comic strips captured the essence of 20th century American culture.
Washington, D.C., United States
Comic strips are a uniquely American art form – to the visual arts what jazz is to music. From their colorful beginning to the present day, comic strips have been a consistent and notable contributor to American life. They remain one of the most engaging and compelling stories in the entertainment business, with a continuing impact on journalism, film, TV, and advertising. LIFE IN THE COMICS is a documentary that captures the enduring cultural impact of the characters and their creators.