Book Literacy Documentary is an independent feature length documentary film. The film showcases comic books as a way to
inspire a passion for reading in both children and adults. Comics have
traditionally had a bad reputation from the perspective of the general
public and it is the goal of this film to shatter the negative
stereotype of comics as "junk food for the brain" and to show them in a
Comics are a diverse, misunderstood medium that, for
too long, have been the dirty little secret of the literary world.
From the immigrant who learns English by reading Superman comics to the
child who develops a love of literature from the X-Men, comics have
kept America reading for decades with fantastic tales, well structured
stories and amazing fantasies.