Observational documentary, 9 min. (2011)
Official Selection, Boston Comic Con Film Festival 2013
Official Selection, Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival 2012
Official Selection, The Geek Film Festival 2011
Official Selection, Renovation Independent/Fan Film Festival 2011
Ben Towle is a North Carolina-based cartoonist whose highly stylized approach to historical fiction has earned him wide acclaim. Folktales and Airships is a short documentary profile of Towle, exploring the art and culture of cartooning from the perspective of one of the most unique talents in independent comics.
directed by Peter Salomone
additional photography by Roman Safiullin