Monthly Archives: March 2009
Comments from Spielberg about filming in 3D. “Every movie I made, up until Tintin, I always kept one eye closed when I’ve been framing a shot,” Spielberg told me. That’s because he wanted to see the movie in 2-D, the … Continue reading
Not Safe For Work If you don’t like swearing or you are not aware of the Teesside region of the UK, then this clip probably won’t make any sense to you. But I love Teesside Tintin. Partly its the juvenile … Continue reading
Herge’s personal and spiritual growth in understanding other cultures and combatting his own prejudices is remarkable. He grew from a young man writing the colonial tracts like Tintin in the Congo to the great writer who received the Dalai Lama’s … Continue reading
Last month, Spielberg and Jackson had a brief, live link-up with the European Comics Festival in Angouleme. We posted about this at the time ( Jack & Spielberg Talk Brief About Tintin ). Now the video has surfaced on the … Continue reading
There is a great write-up and interview with Nick Frost (Thompson or possibly Thomson). It is rare to see Nick Frost getting the solo attention he deserves. Frost does not give the impression he was desperate to stop waiting tables … Continue reading
Seeing this opening sequence from the Tintin cartoon series made me wonder about what the opening titles of the Tintin movie will look like. I wonder if it will be good enough to get on Art of the Title?