Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope

Comic-Con is told through the eyes of five fans, and Kevin Smith, in Morgan Spurlock's new documentary.

Posted 23rd February 2012, 12:44pm in Trailers

Morgan Spurlock's new documentary Comic Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope has been gaining decent buzz at festivals of late, and seems like an entertaining look at the insanely popular event, told through the stories of five attendees. It's definitely not just an excuse to have a large group of Slave Leias on screen at once. Either way, we're looking forward to checking out the full film. Here's the official synopsis;

Have you ever imagined a place where Vulcans and vampires get along? Where wizards and wookies can be themselves? Welcome to Comic-Con San Diego. What started as a fringe comic book convention for 500 fans has grown into the pop culture event of the year that influences every form of entertainment, now attended by over 140,000 strong. COMIC-CON EPISODE IV: A FAN’S HOPE- a film by Morgan Spurlock explores this amazing cultural phenomenon by following the lives of five attendees as they descend upon the ultimate geek mecca at San Diego Comic-Con 2010.