Filmmakers and Hairy Who artists Art Green, Suellen Rocca, and Karl Wirsum on hand for autographs!
Pentimenti Productions is pleased to announce the release of Hairy Who & The Chicago Imagists on DVD and Blu-ray on Tuesday, May 12th. Please come celebrate with us at an informal release party and signing event at the Museum of Contemporary Art Bookstore, from 6 to 7 pm. Imagist artists Art Green, Suellen Rocca, and Karl Wirsum will be on hand to sign packages, along with members of the film crew: Leslie Buchbinder (director), Brian Ashby (producer), and Ben Kolak (editor).
The release is a limited first edition of 1000 (500 DVD/500 Blu-ray) with special packaging designed by Sonnenzimmer, featuring graphics from the original 1960s Hairy Who comic books. It will retail for $30.
Each package will include:
- DVD or Blu-ray disc of the film (105 minutes, HD, closed captioned, stereo sound, NTSC, available in all regions)
- 2 flipbooks of excerpts from Lilli Carré’s original animations in the film
- 1 of 3 collectible Risograph posters by Sonnenzimmer, each featuring a quote from the film
- Essay by Robert Storr, critic, artist, and Dean of the Yale University School of Art
If you can't join us in person, the DVD & Blu-ray will also be available for sale online at PentimentiProductions.org and via select retailers. Stay tuned for links where you can purchase your copy!