Radical Directing Lecture Series: Terry Zwigoff
San Francisco , CA 94133
Terry Zwigoff is an American filmmaker best know for two popular small budget films, both arising out of the world of underground or alternative comics: the documentary Crumb (1994), about underground comics figure Robert Crumb, and the feature Ghost World (2001), based on the comic book by Daniel Clowes. Zwigoff won the Sundance Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary with Crumb and was nominated for an Academy Award for the screenplay of Ghost World. His most recent film was Art School Confidential.