Friday, July 07, 2006
Godard Proven Right
All you need to make a film [or comic] is a girl and a gun.--Jean-Luc Godard.
It was a pleasure to see how Ted Naifeh manoevered Polly Pringle out of a spot of trouble in issue #6 of his wonderful Polly and the Pirates. Now that I've had the opportunity to re-read all of the issues as a completed series, I can't praise or recommend it highly enough.
Though the issue brings Polly's adventures to a close, I was heartened to read several bits of dialogue here and there that could be interpreted as allusions to possible future activities.
As a satisfied reader, I heartily second Scrimshaw's sentiments: