I have an obsession with Kickstarter.
I have no idea why, but I love the crowd-funding website SO MUCH. Sometimes I find myself clicking from one project to another, marveling at the epic creativity on the site.
I've donated to several funds, from big ("The Veronica Mars Movie") to small (a friend's quest to transcribe her grandparents' love letters).
And now I've found the next perfect project to help fund!
"The Folks Behind the Funnies" by Sari Armington is a documentary about the comics and creators you encounter every day here at GoComics.
From the Kickstarter page:
"Twenty-One of the most famous North American cartoonists talk candidly about themselves, each other and what inspires them. The artists of Beetle Bailey, Dilbert, The Family Circus, Hagar the Horrible, For Better or For Worse, Dennis the Menace, Zits, and Cathy — just to name a few — give us an intimate glimpse into their unique perspective on life and The Funnies. "
Momma), Steve McGarry (Badlands),
- Stephan Pastis (Pearls Before Swine) and
- You'll also see John McMeel and plenty of other cartoonists.
The campaign ends Nov. 29. To help fund the film, visit the Kickstarter page.