Feels Good Man

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Jan 04, 2023

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About the film

When indie comic character Pepe the Frog becomes an unwitting icon of hate, his creator, artist Matt Furie, fights to bring Pepe back from the darkness and navigate America's cultural divide.

Runtime

1h 34m

Released

2020

Director

Arthur Jones

Producer

Caitlin Ward, Giorgio Angelini, Aaron Wickenden, Kerry McLaughlin, Maggie Angelini, Regina K. Scully, Kurt Keppeler, Jenny Patinkin, Lou Buglioli, Nion McEvoy, Douglas Patinkin

Executive Producer

Nancy Stephens, Steven H. Cohen, Paula M. Froehle, Jenifer Westphal, Susan E. Morrison, Rick Rosenthal, Joe Plummer, Julie Parker Benello

Writer

Arthur Jones

Crew

Arthur Jones

Cast

Hillary Clinton, Matt Furie, Arthur Jones, Samantha Bee, Donald Trump, Alex Jones, Stephen Colbert, Phil McGraw, Nicki Minaj, Melania Trump, Lisa Hanawalt, Rachel Maddow, Joy Reid, Richard Spencer, Logan Paul, Katy Perry

Awards & recognition

Sundance Film Festival 2020

Winner U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award Emerging Filmmaker

News & Documentary Emmy Awards 2021

Winner Emmy Outstanding Research: Documentary

B3 Biennial of the Moving Image 2020

Winner BEN Award Best Documentary

Big Sky Documentary Film Festival 2020

Winner Special Mention Best Documentary Feature

Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US 2021

Winner Cinema Eye Honors Award Outstanding Achievement in Graphic Design or Animation

Lighthouse International Film Festival 2020

Winner Jury Award Best Documentary

What people are saying

"Feels Good Man" links the hijacking of one cartoonist's intellectual property with the hijacking of a nation's norms, laws, and institutions

Matt Zoller Seitz

RogerEbert.com

Feels Good Man is also just really well told, with great animation and a stellar range of astute interviewees.

NewsHub

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