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  • Sequart Organization and Respect! Films are proud to announce the DVD release of their latest documentary, She Makes Comics, a film spanning the history of women in comics as creators, fans, and everything in between. She Makes Comics tells the little-known story of women in comics, highlighting the contributions they have made to the medium since the turn of the 20th century. It features interviews with such prominent figures as historian Trina Robbins, underground comics creator Joyce Farmer, former DC Comics publisher Jenette Kahn, DC / Vertigo founder Karen Berger, Elfquest creator Wendi Pini, Captain Marvel writer Kelly Sue DeConnick, and dozens of others.

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  • Dysprosium, the 66th Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention, to be held over the 2015 Easter weekend (April 3 – 6) at the Park Inn Heathrow, is pleased to announce that Professor Elemental will be performing live on Friday April 3rd. This is in addition to an evening concert by Guest of Honour Seanan McGuire supported by Talis Kimberley and her band on April 4th, and the Masquerade Ball on April 5th. Entry to all of them is included in a membership to Dysprosium.
  • A new web site for the 2015 World Fantasy Convention has just been opened.
  • The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival is returning to New York City for its third annual event from January 15-18, 2015 and has announced three exciting new films added to its lineup on 1/17/15 at The Producer’s Club. The new films are Christopher P. Garetano’s documentary Montauk Chronicles (2014), Chris Alexander’s Queen of Blood (2014) and Christian Carroll’s Suicide or Lulu and Me In A World Made For Two (2014). That evening will also host the panel Perils and Profits: Independent Filmmaking In The 21st Century led by several directors and producers.

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  • Steampunk Menagerie in 28mm – Clockwork Apes, Steam Crabs, Mechanical Gorillas and more for gamers and collectors.
  • Tales of the Weird Wild West – The Great Unknown and the Wild Frontier collide in The Weird Wild West with stories by @JonathanMaberry, @GailZMartin, and more.

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