Comic Book Heroes
Writer, Director, Editor: Nicholas Dunlop
Broadcaster: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Program Length: 2 x broadcast half hour
WA Screen Awards: Best Director, Best Editing, Best Television Factual, Best Original Music Longform
The inside story of Australia’s most ambitious comic creators, Gestalt Publishing and their battle to conquer the American market.
Produced by Nicholas Dunlop and Veronica Fury.
“Five stars” – Herald-Sun
“Five stars” – Supermarcey
“A beautifully made documentary” – George Gittoes, director of Oscar-nominated “Soundtrack to War”
Kevin Smith, Director “Clerks” & “Chasing Amy”// Oscar®-winner Shaun Tan // Verne Toyer (“Mini-Me”) // Natalia Tena (Game of Thrones) and Stan Lee (creator of Marvel comics).
Comic Book Heroes is produced by Little Star Productions and Wild Fury with the Assistance of ScreenWest and LotteryWest, Screen Queensland and Produced and Developed with the Assistance of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.