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Chris Ware Collection

This short film collection is narrated by Ira Glass and animated by John Kuramoto

GRAPHIC brings back its free film program exploring comic world giants while dusting off limited release reels on cult creators.

In the Northern Foyer

Two events on 5 Nov 2016

12pm, 5 Nov 2016

4pm, 5 Nov 2016

This event is free

The only authorised ticket agency for this event is the Sydney Opera House. For more information about Authorised Agencies, see the FAQ below. Children aged 15 years and under must be accompanied at all times. Children aged 0-23 months at the time of a performance may be seated on a parent’s lap free of charge. All children occupying a seat or aged 2 years of age must hold a valid ticket.

The duration of this show is 65 minutes

Event duration is a guide only and may be subject to change

'If I could ask all humans to read just one thing, it would be any of his books'
Rookie

A man of many firsts in the comic world – the inaugural graphic novel winner of the Guardian First Book award, the first to regularly serialise for The New York Times, and the subject of a career-spanning exhibit at Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art – Chris Ware broke all the rules to revolutionise the narrative strip. 

Featuring collaborations with This American Life's Ira Glass, John Kuramoto, Nico Muhly and others, dip into these short pieces of animated gold from the mind behind Jimmy Corriganthe Smartest Kid on Earth.