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Bill Plympton and his Plymptoons: The Life and Art of the King of Indie Animation
Oct 16, 2016, 8:00 PM
Mission Theater
1624 NW Glisan
Comic City, OR, USA

Bill Plympton will introduce his favorite Plymptoons, including his latest short, COP DOG (2016), a Portland premiere.

Doors open at 7pm; minors allowed with parent; $10 admission.

COP DOG (2016) is the latest canine adventure in a series which includes GUARD DOG (2004), which was Oscar nominated, and then GUIDE DOG (2006), HOT DOG (2008), and HORN DOG (2009).

Everyone attending gets a hand drawn Bill Plympton cartoon. Truth!


Photo credit: Gus Frederick


UNDERGROUND USA is a public history/art education event made possible in part by a grant from the Kinsman Foundation and by a grant from the James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation. It is presented by Oregon Cartoon Institute in partnership with UO Comics & Cartooning Studies and PSU Comic Studies, with support from Oregon Historical Society and McMenamins.

Comic City USA, which inspired UNDERGROUND USA, is at Oregon Historical Society, 1200 SW Park Ave, until Jan. 31, 2017.

“People who read them when they first came out remember the initial impact — like getting whacked in the head with a two by four.” Patrick Rosenkranz, on underground comics