Fantasia Review: ‘Feels Good, Man’ asks if Pepe the Frog will ever be good again

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Imagine for a moment that you have created something. Something good, something pure, something that draws influence from your own life and childhood. Now imagine that thing being taken from you and co-opted as a symbol of hate. That is precisely what happened to Matt Furie, creator of the now infamously well known Pepe the Frog.

Director Arthur Jones documentary, Feels Good Man, takes a survey of the character’s history from creation to where he stands now and asks if Furie will ever be able to reclaim his creation.

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