Author(s): Chronicle Books; Alexandre Clerisse
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Can you find Edward Scissorhands, Steve Zissou, Mrs. Bates, and seven Gremlins? This deluxe seek-and-find for film buffs challenges viewers to locate iconic characters and elements from the work of 12 great directors within large-format, sumptuously illustrated set-piece spreads (one for each director, with the Coen brothers as a pair). Featured here are Tim Burton, Stanley Kubrick, Wes Anderson, Alfred Hitchcock, Steven Spielberg, Quentin Tarantino, and more. With answer keys following the spreads, and visual discovery and delight on every page, Now Playingis a beautifully packaged treat for movie and visual puzzle fans.
Alexandre Clerisse is a graduate from the EESI school of visual arts in Angouleme, France, a city where he still lives today. He is the illustrator of several comic books including Jazz Club (2007), Trompe la mort, "Daredevil"(2009) and more recently Souvenir de l'empire de l'atome (2012), which received various awards including Best Science-Fiction Comic Book at the Nantes "Utopiales" festival, the "Imaginaire" award at the "Etonnants Voyageurs" festival in St. Malo and the "Tour d'ivoire" award.