Film & New Media


Featuring live music introduction by We Were Pirates and post-screening Q&A with Mike Boggs and Nevin Martell

SAT MAR 8 / 7:30PM
Dome Theatre


Dear Mr. Watterson is a nostalgic exploration of acclaimed creator Bill Watterson and his beloved newspaper comic strip, Calvin & Hobbes–which was quietly retired during the height of its popularity, in 1995. This special presentation will include screening of the film, along with a live pre-show performance by We Were Pirates (the DC-based musicians who composed/performed the film’s original score) and post screening Q&A with Mike Boggs of We Were Pirates and Nevin Martell, author of Looking for Calvin and Hobbes: The Unconventional Story of Bill Watterson and his Revolutionary Comic Strip. Presented by @playbackthetape

2013, 89 minutes, USA, Directed by Joel Allen Schroeder

Dear Mr. Watterson Official Trailer

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