Motion Comic Honors Americans Who Saved Jews
Disney Educational Productions, the David S. Wyman Institute for Holocaust Studies in Washington and the veteran comic book artist Neal Adams are teaming up for a ten part motion comic series focused on Americans who saved Jews in World War II and the Holocaust. They Spoke Out: American Voices Against the Holocaust will include a mix of animation, traditional comic book art, period photographs and film.
The first two episodes, La Guardia’s War Against Hitler and Voyage of the Doomed, will be screened at the art festival held by the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art on Sunday at the 69th Regiment Armory in Manhattan.
The 10-episode series was written by Rafael Medoff, the director of the Wyman Institute. The comics will also be available at theyspokeout.com beginning Friday evening.