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Will Eisner: Profession: Cartoonist

1999 NR

This three-part documentary colors in the life of celebrated cartoonist Will Eisner, whose inventive work changed the face of comics and graphic novels throughout the 20th century. "Spirit" recounts the story behind Eisner's most famous character. "The Dream" chronicles Eisner's ambitions to be recognized as an artist as well as his pioneering approach to the graphic novel. And in "Master Class," Eisner demonstrates his signature techniques.