New Batman Documentary (Mania.com)

By:Robert T. Trate
Date: Thursday, February 21, 2013
Source: Brett Culp Films

Check out the trailer for the new Batman documentary, Legends of the Knight. The new documentary profiles Batman and his profound effect on the world. Check out the trailer below. 


The Official Press Release: The not-for-profit film collects the stories of Batman fans around the world whose lives have been significantly impacted by the legends and tales of the Dark Knight.


Batman has become contemporary mythology," producer/director Brett Culp said. "We want to show how enduring stories like this shape us. Our goal is to inspire everyone on the planet who loves Batman to embody his spirit, engage with the world, and make a difference.  Together, we are Batman."


Culp is a life-long Batman fan. Over the past year, he and his team have filmed stories in 12 cities, recording 48 interviews. They captured the stories of individuals whose love of the Dark Knight has inspired them to overcome 

devastating obstacles, to motivate and encourage young people, and to contribute to their communities.


Well-known Batfans who appear in the film include:


Michael Uslan - executive producer of "Batman", "Batman Begins", "The Dark Knight", and "The Dark Knight Rises"


Denny O'Neil - legendary Batman writer


Lenny B Robinson - visits children's hospitals around the country as Batman

Jill Pantozzi (The Nerdy Bird) - Superhero journalist with the spirit of the Caped Crusader 


Rabbi Cary Friedman - author, "Wisdom from the Batcave"


Dr. Travis Langley - author, "Batman & Psychology"; teacher of university 

course in psychology called "Batman"


Gotham Chopra - co-author, "Seven Spiritual Laws of Superheroes"; son of best-selling author Deepak Chopra


The film's production team is offering a unique opportunity for supporters to interact and ask questions via a free online video webcast on Saturday, February 23 at 2pm EST. The webcast will be hosted on www.WEareBATMAN.com.


Release date is set for Summer 2013.



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