Trashman, A Fascinating Documentary About Underground Comic Book Artist Spain Rodriguez

I have faith in the revolution.

Trashman: The Art of Spain Rodriguez” is a short documentary by award-winning filmmaker Susan Stern that tells the story of her late husband – outspoken underground comic book artist Spain Rodriguez. Using interviews interspersed with samples of his prolific and detailed art, Stern offers fascinating insight into such a talented man. The film was released in November 2012 shortly after his death.

Spain Rodriguez Car Comic

Lori Dorn
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