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Monday, 21 May 2012

Panel Borders: Blue Pills and Sandcastles

Continuing Panel Borders month of shows on international creators, Alex Fitch talks to Swiss graphic novelist Frederik Peeters about his latest comic Sandcastle, published by SelfMadeHero and based on a script by filmmaker Pierre-Oscar Lévy. Sandcastle is a Twilight Zone style narrative about a group of strangers trapped on a beach where time moves at different rates; Alex and Frederik talk about the influence of science fiction on his work and his interest in autobiography which led to his award winning graphic novel Blue Pills - A Positive Love Story.

(The interview was recorded at Gosh! Comics, London in October 2011)

• Panel Borders: Blue Pills and Sandcastles is being streamed at www.resonancefm.com / podcast after broadcast at www.panelborders.wordpress.com 

There will be no broadcast episode of Panel Borders on Sunday 27th May as Resonance is devoting the day's programming to a celebration of the 59th birthday of KLF co-founder and musician Bill Drummond.

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