Ghost world
Terry Zwigoff
Based on the work of
Daniel Clowes
Thora Birch Scarlett Johansson Brad Renfro Illeana Douglas Steve Buscemi 1957-
Universal, 2009 | Other editions
1 dvd-video
Recording date
Playing time
ca. 110 min.
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
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About Terry Zwigoff

Terry Zwigoff (born May 18, 1949) is an American filmmaker whose work often deals with misfits, antiheroes, and themes of alienation. He first garnered attention for his work in documentary filmmaking with Louie Bluie (1985) and Crumb (1995). After Crumb, Zwigoff moved on to write and direct fiction feature films, including the Academy Award-nominated Ghost World (2001) and Bad Santa (2003).

Life and career

Early life and education

Zwigoff was born in Appleton, Wisconsin, to a Jewish family of dairy farmers. He was raised in Chicago.

Underground comix scene

Zwigoff moved to San Francisco in the 1970s and met cartoonist Robert Crumb, who shared his interest in pre-war American roots music. Zwigoff, who plays cello and mandolin (as well as the saw, and the Stroh violin), joined Cru…Read more on Wikipedia