Back to IndieWire

R. Crumb’s Response To ‘Charlie Hebdo’ Includes Swipe At Ralph Bakshi

R. Crumb's Response To 'Charlie Hebdo' Includes Swipe At Ralph Bakshi

Underground cartoonist R. Crumb, who lives in France, stood in solidarity with his colleagues by releasing this drawing, below.

It should be noted that Crumb took the opportunity to take a swipe animator Ralph Bakshi. This stems from negotiations between the pair, over 40 years ago, over the rights to Crumb’s character Fritz The Cat.

This was not the first time Crumb addressed his feelings about the filmmaker in his art. And from the look of it – it may not be the last.

Sign Up: Stay on top of the latest breaking film and TV news! Sign up for our Email Newsletters here.

This Article is related to: News and tagged

Get The Latest IndieWire Alerts And Newsletters Delivered Directly To Your Inbox