Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope: Morgan Spurlock & Harry Knowles
By Wrekin Hill
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In Theaters and on VOD April 6th. In support of the release of the new film "Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope," filmmaker Morgan Spurlock and Harry Knowles of Aint It Cool News have an in-depth discussion about geek culture, the event itself and what it all means if you're a fan. Have you ever imagined a place where Vulcans and vampires get along? Where wizards and wookies can be themselves? Welcome to Comic-Con San Diego. What started as a fringe comic book convention for 500 fans has grown into the pop culture event of the year that influences every form of entertainment, now attended by over 140,000 strong. COMIC-CON EPISODE IV: A FAN'S HOPE- a film by Morgan Spurlock explores this amazing cultural phenomenon by following the lives of five attendees as they descend upon the ultimate geek mecca at San Diego Comic-Con 2010. One on one interviews with Comic-Con veterans who have turned their passions into professions include Stan Lee, Joss Whedon, Frank Miller, Kevin Smith, Matt Groening, Seth Rogen, Eli Roth and others are shared throughout the film along with up close and up front coverage of all the panels, parades, photos, costumes, crowds and camaraderie that make up one of the largest fan gatherings in the U.S. Presented by Stan Lee and Joss Whedon, COMIC-CON EPISODE IV: A FAN'S HOPE is directed by Morgan Spurlock; produced by Spurlock, Jeremy Chilnick, Matthew Galkin, Harry Knowles and Thomas Tull; and written by Spurlock and Chilnick.
|1||VideoTHE FILMING OF A SUBCULTURE||Morgan Spurlock discusses filming a subculture||4/12/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoHARRY KNOWLES ON WHAT IT'S LIKE TO WORK WITH MORGAN SPURLOCK||Harry Knowles discusses working with Morgan Spurlock||4/9/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoFIRST TIME EXPERIENCES AT COMIC-CON||Morgan Spurlock and Harry Knowles discuss first time experiences at The Con||4/5/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoCOMIC-CON CELEBRATES GEEK CULTURE||Morgan Spurlock and Harry Knowles discuss geek culture||4/2/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoCOMIC-CON AND THE CULTURAL ZEITGEIST||Morgan Spurlock and Harry Knowles discuss Comic-Con||3/29/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoOfficial Trailer for Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope||The official trailer for Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope||3/29/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoScene: Comic-Con as a Commercial||Scene: Comic-Con as a commercial for the entire entertainment industry.||3/29/2012||Free||View In iTunes|