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The Mad World of Harvey Kurtzman


90 min | English | Canada, Scotland | Bart Simpson

The life of Harvey Kurtzman and his creation of MAD Magazine is one of the great untold stories in American and global cultural history. Kurtzman was inventor of the graphic novel and cultural mentor to generations of comedians and artists worldwide: director and animator Terry Gilliam, activist Gloria Steinem, and Lorne Michaels, creator of Saturday Night Live. The Mad World of Harvey is a deep dive into the world of comic books, pop culture and satire.

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