Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story
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Showings
Hollywood TheatreWed, Oct 9, 2013 9:30 PM Event Date Passed
 
Hollywood TheatreSat, Oct 12, 2013 5:00 PM Event Date Passed
 
Series
Series:Design Week Portland: Film
Links
Trailer:View Here
Promotions
Promos in Effect:Groupon (NO)
Film Info
Format:Digital
Rating:NR
Run Time:1hr 39mins
Description

One man’s wild, lifelong adventure of testing societal boundaries through his use of subversive art. This 98-minute film combines traditional documentary storytelling with original animation from over 70 years worth of art from the renegade children’s book author and illustrator. Using a historical palette of 20th century events to paint an artist’s epic yet controversial life story, this HD documentary film offers a feature-length retrospective of Ungerer’s life and art, pondering the complexities and contradictions of a man who, armed with an acerbic wit, an accusing finger and a razor sharp pencil, gave visual representation to the revolutionary voices during one of the most tantalizing and dramatic periods in American history.

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