Bloody Cartoons (2007)

Bloody Cartoons (2007)

2007 – 52 minutes “Bloody Cartoons, directed and produced by the Danish Karsten Kjær, is a documentary that delves into how and why 12 cartoons in a Danish provincial newspaper could bring a small country into a confrontation with Muslims from all over the world.

Gahan Wilson: Born Dead, Still Weird (2013)

Gahan Wilson: Born Dead, Still Weird (2013)

2013 – 1h 25 minutes Documentary by Steven-Charles Jaffe about the legendary cartoonist Gahan Wilson (1930 – 2019), known for decades for his macabre and twisted illustrations that combine gruesome elements with comedy, as well as for his political and other cartoons. Gahan Wilson’s comics

Je Suis Charlie (2015)

Je Suis Charlie (2015)

2015 – 1h 30 minutes Documentary on the 2015 terrorist attack on the French satirical weekly “Charlie Hebdo”, which left 12 people dead. On 7 January 2015, two terrorists stormed into the offices of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo y 12 people killedall indications are

Humour in trouble, a collection of cases (II)

Humour in trouble, a collection of cases (II)

The two previous instalments can be consulted here. Humour in trouble (I). Cases from 1978 to 2016 Humour in trouble (III). Cases from 2020 onwards I had to cut it up because it was getting too long and the post was starting to have problems

Ramón and the Prostitutional

Ramón and the Prostitutional

Ramón and the Prostitutional Cartoon by Ramón. YA Newspaper. 29/01/1990 Continuing with the series“El humor en apuros” I rewind again, this time to the beginning of the 90s. It was the first months of Felipe González’s third term in office. The cartoonist from Avila, Ramón