Perfect movie-viewing for social distancing…
If you’re doing the smart thing and staying home but are missing the comics shop experience, we’ve got the perfect movie for you: Anthony Desiato’s documentary My Comic Shop Country, which is available for digital rental or purchase starting Tuesday.
My Comic Shop Country has been a few years in the making, hitting the rounds of film festivals and the like. The doc, which expands upon Anthony’s podcast My Comic Shop History, is a nationwide exploration of comics shop life — from the perspectives of creators, owners, readers and even folks like yours truly.
Dig the final trailer:
Now, here’s what you need to know to get the film:
— Release date (digital rental/purchase): March 24 on Apple TV and March 25 on Amazon Prime.
— Click here for Apple TV.
— Click here for Amazon Prime.
So settle in for a visit to the comics shop, right from the comfort — and safety — of your own home.
And do continue to support your shop during this crisis. Call them and ask how you can continue to get your books and otherwise keep them going. It’s important for all of fandom and the industry as a whole.
Because you want your store there waiting for you when you’re ready to return, right?
— Inside the Mad, Mad World of the Modern Comics Shop. Click here.
— MY COMIC SHOP HISTORY BOOK CLUB: What Makes a Good SUPERMAN Origin. Click here.