Benefits of having a French girlfriend: 1) they take you to amazing Takeshi Kitanto installations at Fondation Cartier. 2) they celebrate your Saint’s day (this is a thing) by tracking down the exhibition catalogue you’ve regretted not buying since 2010.
Fools that they are, Forbidden Planet International handed me a video camera and told me to venture out and start filming comic creators in their natural habitats: studios, bedrooms, pubs, the job centre, etc. Eager to show them how poorly versed in all areas of filmmaking I am, I sportively obliged.
In this first episode, the fearless Karrie Fransman jumps into the questionably-lit fray. She exclusively (but furtively) reveals her next project at the end of the video: The Death of the Artist. We’d previously chatted about the project at Angouleme 2013 and, without saying too much, it should definitely be one of the most ambitious projects you’ll have ever seen in comics when it drops in 2014.