A Look Inside “Marvel’s 616” Documentary on Disney+ At Comic-Con@Home 2020

Marvel’s 616 explores how Marvel’s rich legacy of stories, characters and creators exist within the “world outside your window.” Each documentary, helmed by a unique filmmaker, explores the intersections of storytelling, pop culture and fandom within the Marvel Universe. Join directors Gillian Jacobs, Paul Scheer, and executive producers Sarah Amos and Jason Sterman as they discuss the making of this Disney+ original anthology series with moderator Angélique Roché.

Jacobs’ episode, “Higher, Further, Faster”, features interviews with the women who work behind the scenes at Marvel.

Marvel Entertainment VP Sana Amant talks about the excited response to Brie Larson’s 2019 movie Captain Marvel, which inspired the company to “do more” with the character.

Amant also reveals how the character of Kamala Khan, aka Ms Marvel, was inspired by her own experiences as a young Muslim woman. 

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