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Subj: Re: I am very surprised by her return in 2017 ... because Jean-Claude Forest died in 1998
Posted: Wed Jan 03, 2018 at 12:32:11 pm PST (Viewed 762 times)
Reply Subj: I am very surprised by her return in 2017 ... because Jean-Claude Forest died in 1998
Posted: Thu Dec 21, 2017 at 03:39:08 am PST (Viewed 845 times)

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I wonder how they got the rights to use the character, so long after the death of her creator.

Maybe, they convinced the current owners of the intellectual property ?

... I don't know if there are heirs.

Still, in my head, Barbarella is so associated with the style of her creator that I cannot imagine anybody else drawing her ...




There is a Forest estate, who have granted rights to things like the 2004 Barbarella musical and a movie in the works.




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