5 July 2010
Art Spiegelman – Two Film Portraits
Surrounding the Special Exhibition "Heroes, Freaks, and Super-Rabbis"
Personal description: Art Spiegelman. "Von Katzen und Mäusen" (Of cats
and mice) D 1988, 45 min, directed by Georg Stefan Troller
Georg Stefan Troller interviews – insistently and with cinematic brilliance – known and unknown contemporaries. "Von Katzen und Mäusen" (Of cats and mice) is the name of his portrait of Art Spiegelman, whom he accompanied on a trip to Poland in 1987.
5 July 2010, 7.30 pm
Old Building, first floor, Education Room
free. Admission only with seat ticket available at the cash desk.
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Art Spiegelman – Comic Artist
F 2009, 43 min, directed by Clara Kuperberg, Joelle Oosterlinck
In this unusual documentary film Art Spiegelman talks about his childhood and the power of comics, about his time in the New York and San Francisco underground scenes and last but not least about his successes and creative crises.