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Vivek J. Tiwary

Interview with The Fifth Beatle author Vivek J. Tiwary

By Michael Minneboo Vivek J. Tiwary (1973) is an award-winning producer of theater, film and television. He’s also a big comic book fan and writer of the graphic novel The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein story. ‘The message of the …

Motion Comics - The Beginning exhibition 2016

Stripdagen Haarlem + Motion Comics

Take note all comics and graphic novels and animation lovers:  ABC will be present at the Stripdagen Haarlem with a pop-up stand over the first weekend (3-5 June).  Come say hi!   Also, we want to point you in the direction …

Just So Happens - Fumio Obata

Book Review: Just So Happens – Fumio Obata

Reviewed by Michael Minneboo I don’t know much about Japan, really. Yes, I’ve seen martial arts films, some anime and Lost in Translation. Those films give an impression of Japan that leaves one wanting to know more. That’s why I …

Killing and Dying - Adrian Tomine

Book Review: Killing and Dying – Adrian Tomine

Reviewed by Michael Minneboo Killing and Dying is a collection of six wonderful short stories by Californian comic book artist Adrian Tomine. Six emotional, well-crafted slices of life, though predominantly the more gloomy slices. In ‘A Brief History of the …