Lakewood LibraryCon: Film Marathon
Take a break from the action upstairs at LibraryCon to pop in on a film. The films will be played in the following order:
American Splendor (2003) - Directed by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini (101 minutes)
An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.
Persepolis (2007) - Directed by Vincent Paronnaud and Marjane Satrapi (96 minutes)
A precocious and outspoken Iranian girl grows up during the Islamic Revolution.
Crumb (1994) - Directed by Terry Zwigoff (119 minutes)
An intimate portrait of the controversial cartoonist and his traumatized family.
Ghost World (2001) - Directed by Terry Zwigoff (115 minutes)
With only the plan of moving in together after high school, two unusually devious friends seek direction in life. As a mere gag, they respond to a man's newspaper ad for a date, only to find it will greatly complicate their lives.