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The Mindscape of Alan Moore -- Alan Moore is the world's most critically acclaimed author of comic books. In this film, we see a portrait of the artist as contemporary shaman, someone with the power to transform consciousness by means of manipulating language, symbols and images.

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Directors:
Dez Vylenz
Moritz Winkler (co-director)
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Cast

 

Glenn Doherty ... Himself
Florian Fischer ... Himself
Alan Moore ... Himself

Directed by
Dez Vylenz 
Moritz Winkler (co-director)
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Dez Vylenz 
Moritz Winkler 

Produced by
George Arton .... co-executive producer
Dez Vylenz .... producer
Gert Winkler .... executive producer
Moritz Winkler .... producer
 
Original Music by
Bill Laswell 
Drew Richards 
RZA 
 
Cinematography by
Moritz Winkler 
 
Film Editing by
Dez Vylenz 
Moritz Winkler 
 
Production Design by
Ben Grounds 
 
Art Direction by
Ben Grounds 
 
Costume Design by
Columbine Goacher 
 
Makeup Department
Brian Kinney .... special makeup effects artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Donald Winkler .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Jeremy King .... props
 
Sound Department
Chris Roberts .... sound re-recording mixer
Anna Sulley .... sound editor
 
Visual Effects by
Ivor Goldberg .... visual effects editor
 

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UK:80 min
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2 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Great man, not so great documentary, 9 March 2008
Author: running-cz from Czech Republic

This man is one of the authors I absolutely admire. His thoughts are complicated, yet quite clear. His comics are full of action and in the same time full of deep underlying messages.

However, he is sometimes very ... controversial. In this document, he tries to explain his thought on magic, his thought on the modern, commercial world, and he talks about how he became a comic writer.

This document is strong in moments, when there is only Alan speaking and telling his story. But when the author of documentary tries to use his own approach, the film became boring. So yes, we will see Rorschach on the roof - and it is the most boring Rorschach I have seen. The music is also inappropriate and special effects are laughable (yes, there are special effects in interview. don't ask me why.)

But the interview with Alan is really worth watching this documentary or buying it on DVD.

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