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Tracing the Origin of R. Crumb's Creativity

Producer/ Director Terry Zwigoff recently released a new documentary "Crumb." The film was shot over seven years and follows the life of Robert Crumb, the famous underground artist who popularized character's such as Mr. Natural, Flakey Foont and Keep on Truckin'. The film won the Grand Jury Prize for best documentary and cinematography at the Sundance Film Festival.


Other segments from the episode on April 17, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 17, 1995: Review of the film "Crumb"; Interview with Terry Zwigoff; Interview with Bill Griffith; Commentary on the Treniers.


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