The first trailer has just been unveiled for Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope, a documentary filmed by Morgan Spurlock that explores the surreal, geek-oriented phenomenon that fuels the San Diego Comic-Con. The documentary examines the entire comic book culture related to the world’s largest comic book convention convention by following the lives of five select attendees.
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.
Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope arrives in theaters on April 6, 2012.