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The Different Animators and Studios Behind The John Lewis Christmas Ad

The Different Animators and Studios Behind The John Lewis Christmas Ad

The John Lewis Christmas 2020 ad just landed, lifting hearts across the nation But who are the different animators or animation studios, and which section did they create? And where can you find more of their work? Well, I knew a coup,e and found the rest...[caption id="attachment_1294402" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chris Hopewell for John Lewis Christmas[...]

John Lewis Uses Eight Different Animation Houses For Christmas TV Ad

John Lewis Uses Eight Different Animation Houses For Christmas TV Ad

Live-action, stop-motion plasticine, hand-drawn and CGI, the new John Lewis Christmas ad has just dropped which, for the UK, is the official sign that Christmas season is upon us - that and being stuck in the Tesco Delivery Saver queue of course (one-and-a-half hours and counting) Rather than having the focus on a single act[...]

Minecraft Announces Release Date Of First Free Good Trouble Lesson

Minecraft Announces Release Date Of First Free "Good Trouble" Lesson

In the lesson, students will meet Civil Rights Leader and US Congressman John Lewis and learn about his philosophy and the story of his life They'll also go around the world and through history to meet leaders of social justice movements We have more info on the first episode below.[caption id="attachment_1287822" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Using the[...]

DC Rocks The Vote In This Weeks Comics With Representative John Lewis

DC Rocks The Vote In This Week's Comics With Representative John Lewis

Written by co-writer of the late Representative John Lewis' March series, Andrew Aydin and drawn by Milestone founder Denys Cowan, New Mutants artist Bill Sienkiewicz and Chris Sotomayor with letters from Josh Reed.[caption id="attachment_1283126" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Rocks The Vote In This Week's Comics With Representative John Lewis[/caption]The comic looks at the history of democracy in the[...]

Giveaway: Movie Codes For John Lewis: Good Trouble

Giveaway: Movie Codes For John Lewis: Good Trouble

Would you like to own a copy of the documentary John Lewis: Good Trouble, which chronicles the life and legacy of Rep John Lewis? The powerful documentary on the life of the late politician came out this year, directed by Dawn Porter who examines the entire life of Lewis as he grew up dealing with[...]

Last Week Tonight Host John Oliver Tackles US (Revisionist) History

Last Week Tonight Host John Oliver Tackles US (Revisionist) History

Oliver then cut away to a clip of Fox News host Tucker Carlson chastising former President Barack Obama about “politicizing” his eulogy to the late Congressman and civil-rights leader John Lewis at his funeral Obama’s eulogy spoke about abolishing the filibuster and possibly expand voting rights to help preserve Lewis’ legacy."With so many people[...]

Birth. Conspire. Be Upset: Some Thoughts On March

Birth. Conspire. Be Upset: Some Thoughts On March

March, the collection of three OGNs by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell about Congressman John Lewis’ experiences during the Civil Rights Movement of the 60s feels uncomfortably relevant to America today.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="1220853,1218916"]Why? The unaccountable police, and their violence towards peaceful protestors No police officer gets reprimanded or fired for punching or[...]

Paramount Offering Selma Rentals For Free Through End Of June

Paramount Offering Selma Rentals For Free Through End Of June

The film was initially released in 2014, and it is based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches led by James Bevel, Hosea Williams, Martin Luther King Jr., and John Lewis It starred David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Carmen Ejogo, Andre Holland, Tessa Thompson, Giovanni Ribisi, Stephan James, Wendell Pierce, Common, Cuba Gooding Jr., Tim Roth, Oprah Winfrey, and[...]

Hammill Holds All The Trump Cards (Again)

Hammill Holds All The Trump Cards (Again)

well he's at it again.https://www.twitter.com/HamillHimself/status/821108809024180224This time Hammill's attentions veered towards your glorious leader's attacks on March author, and Democratic representative for Georgia, John Lewis.Here's that audio:  You may remember that we reported on Mark Hammill reading out Donald Trump's Meryl Streep tweets in his trademarked Joker voice ..[...]


John Lewiss March Wins National Book Award (#NBAwards) For Young Peoples Literature

John Lewis's March Wins National Book Award (#NBAwards) For Young People's Literature

Shocking the world by proving that comics are actually literature, March, the comic by Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell has won the Young People's Literature category at the National Book Awards tonight Published by Top Shelf, the book tells the story of Lewis's own life and involvement in the Civil Rights Movement,[...]

Congressman John Lewis March Series Concludes In August

Congressman John Lewis' March Series Concludes In August

It seems appropriate that Top Shelf announced the third and final segment in Congressman John Lewis' autobiographical series March The award winning series tells of Lewis' time in the Civil Rights Movement with Dr Martin Luther King and the historical march on Selma.A book like this is important to remind us not only how far[...]

What If Luc Besson Had Made This Years John Lewis Christmas Ad

What If Luc Besson Had Made This Year's John Lewis Christmas Ad?

The John Lewis Christmas ad has taken over British media, with my favourite reaction being the Guardian's Moon Hitler analysis though they a;sp go on to say what it's really about.But within hours of airing, the parodies were there.. including this mashup with the movie Leon...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_A5D4Vy-N8And still they come...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYA-emYS51Uhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09e5DO1uwXshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KvNVIgFJ7BIhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nPVC3oty-10[...]

John Lewis Remakes Oasis Half The World Away For Christmas Ad To Set Britain A-Blubbing

John Lewis Remakes Oasis' Half The World Away For Christmas Ad To Set Britain A-Blubbing

Ladies and gentlemen, the John Lewis Christmas ad for 2015, featuring Oasis' Half The World Away recorded by Aurora.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wuz2ILq4UeAAnd a few from previous years in a similar style Get through this lot with a dry eye, and know that Santa must have taken your soul.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iccscUFY860https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqWig2WARb0https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0N8axp9nHNUhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYOsWWKHZVwhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5RhP3H3G7whttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0zZScVSMEwhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ma7pdDhbFhEAnd some that slightly break the mold...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7gqPM_GT8Qw[...]

Rep. John Lewis To Appear On MSNBCs Morning Joe To Talk March Vol 2

Rep. John Lewis To Appear On MSNBC's Morning Joe To Talk March Vol 2

John Lewis, author of the Marchseries of graphic novels, detailing his experience of the Civil Rights movement, will be appearing on MSNBC's Morning Joe show tomorrow morning to discuss the second volume, March: Book Two, released this week...Rep John Lewis, author of the Marchseries of graphic novels, detailing his experience of the Civil Rights[...]

MTV Broadcasts In Black And White To Talk About Race On MLK Day

MTV Broadcasts In Black And White To Talk About Race On MLK Day

John Lewis, who was part of Martin Luther King’s inner circle during the events depicted in Selma. The recent graphic novels March from Top Shelf are based on the same event.The program will run for 12 hours in black and white, from 9 AM EST until 9 PM as part of MTV's #TheTalk an anti-bias campaign to get[...]

Oprah Pics Graphic Novel As One Of Six Books To Read This Spring

Oprah Pics Graphic Novel As One Of Six Books To Read This Spring

The Huffington Post and The Oprah Magazine posted their list of 6 Books You Should Read This Spring and there was a graphic novel in the mix.At number two was March: Book One by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell This much celebrated book is the autobiographical tale of Congressman John Lewis and his[...]


Graphic Novel Becomes Required Reading At Two Universities

Graphic Novel Becomes Required Reading At Two Universities

Michigan State University and Marquette University have both selected March: Book One as freshman required reading for 2014.The book by Senator John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell is the first of a trilogy showing the first-hand account of Senator Lewis' personal story as he struggled for civil and human rights The first book focuses on[...]

Top Shelf Donates Civil Rights Graphic Novel To Every Member Of Congress

Top Shelf Donates Civil Rights Graphic Novel To Every Member Of Congress

John Lewis memoir March: Book One was already historical as the first graphic novel written by a member of congress, but its bestseller status (on both the New York Times and Washington Post bestseller list) prompted the re-release of the 1950's comic book Martin Luther King And The Montgomery Story, the civil rights book that[...]