This is my contribution to the Close-Up Blog-a-Thon at The House Next Door. Be sure to check back tomorrow for the first episode of Directorama!
This may or may not be the last Negative Space cartoon, at least for a while. I’m going to try and focus on a new film-related project: the webcomic DIRECTORAMA. (See my previous post.)
Greedy bastard, that Grim Reaper. As if the Swedish master wasn’t enough, he had to take Antonioni on the same day. If there’d be some pie left, I’d throw it in his pale face…
A big Thank You to David Hudson and Edward Copeland for the inspiration! ____________________________________________________________________ UPDATE JULY 30th: Just heard the news today that Ingmar Bergman has passed away. I´m speechless… When I was in the process of coloring this cartoon (yeah, it didn´t take too long this time around), I wrote an email to a [...]
(Click on the image to see this cartoon slightly larger.) Any which way you look at it… the girl ain’t worth the look.
You think I’m making this up? Check out Jim Emerson’s post on the Landmark multiplex in Los Angeles. If this doesn’t signal the slow death of the collective theatrical experience, I don’t know what will.