Comic
Dutch

De maskers vallen. Eerste deel

Juan Díaz Canales (author of screenplay), Juanjo Guarnido (illustrator)
John Blacksad moet de voorzitter van een door de maffia geïnfiltreerd syndicaat in New York beschermen. Hij zal een onderzoek leiden dat bijzonder delicaat blijkt te zijn… en vol verrassingen. In dit verhaal, dat voor het eerst in twee albums wordt verteld, ontdekken we het dagelijkse leven van de arbeiders die belast zijn met de aanleg van de metro in de buik van de stad, maar ook de onderwereld
Title
De maskers vallen. Eerste deel
Author of screenplay
Juan Díaz Canales
Illustrator
Juanjo Guarnido
Language
Dutch
Original language
Spanish
Original title
Todo cae 1
Publisher
Brussel: Dargaud Benelux, 2021
58 p. : ill.
ISBN
9789085586432 (paperback)

About Juan Díaz Canales

Juan Díaz Canales is a Spanish comics artist and an animated film director, known as the co-creator of Blacksad.

Biography

At an early age, Juan Díaz Canales became interested in comics and their creation, which progressed and broadened out to include animated films. At the age of 18, he entered a school for animation. In 1996 he founded, together with three other artists, a company called Tridente Animation. Through this, he has worked with European and American companies, providing plots and scripts for comics and animation films, as well as directing animated television series and animation movies.

During this period he met Juanjo Guarnido, with whom Canales decided to create comics based around a private investigator, Blacksad. After contacting several editors, Guarnido and Canales finally signed on with French publisher Dargaud, and in November 2000, Quelque part entre les ombres (Somewhere within the Shad…Read more on Wikipedia