Play Video
1
Angouleme International Comic Festival altercation
Angouleme International Comic Festival altercation
::2014/02/03::
Play Video
2
The 38th Angoulême International Comics Festival
The 38th Angoulême International Comics Festival
::2011/03/03::
Play Video
3
kokoroto: Angoulême International Comics Festival
kokoroto: Angoulême International Comics Festival
::2012/03/05::
Play Video
4
Journal du 41e festival d
Journal du 41e festival d'Angoulême: mercredi 29 janvier 2014
::2014/01/29::
Play Video
5
Preisverleihung - Comic-Festival Angoulême 2010
Preisverleihung - Comic-Festival Angoulême 2010
::2010/02/02::
Play Video
6
Hate in Angouleme France and the Nicolas shuffle
Hate in Angouleme France and the Nicolas shuffle
::2014/02/09::
Play Video
7
How horrible! Angoulême International Comics Festival2014
How horrible! Angoulême International Comics Festival2014
::2014/02/01::
Play Video
8
Angoulême 2010 - Comic-Festival
Angoulême 2010 - Comic-Festival
::2010/01/28::
Play Video
9
UPFRONT - Ep02C03 Featuring wartime sexual slavery comics in the
UPFRONT - Ep02C03 Featuring wartime sexual slavery comics in the 'Angouleme Comic Festival'
::2014/04/16::
Play Video
10
字幕付-Chers tous ceux qui iront au Festival international BD d
字幕付-Chers tous ceux qui iront au Festival international BD d'Angoulême-
::2014/01/18::
Play Video
11
Journal du 41e festival d
Journal du 41e festival d'Angoulême: samedi 1 février 2014
::2014/02/01::
Play Video
12
Angoulême, the city of tomorrow
Angoulême, the city of tomorrow
::2013/03/07::
Play Video
13
Angoulême, city of image
Angoulême, city of image
::2013/03/07::
Play Video
14
Angoulême 2014
Angoulême 2014
::2014/02/06::
Play Video
15
euronews le mag - Comicmesse in Angoulême feiert Asterix-Vater Uderzo
euronews le mag - Comicmesse in Angoulême feiert Asterix-Vater Uderzo
::2013/02/01::
Play Video
16
angouleme at boomfest
angouleme at boomfest
::2010/11/17::
Play Video
17
Schweizer Nachrichten zum Comicfestival in Angoulême 2014
Schweizer Nachrichten zum Comicfestival in Angoulême 2014
::2014/02/06::
Play Video
18
russian fresk in Angouleme
russian fresk in Angouleme
::2010/02/15::
Play Video
19
Comics artists from TAIWAN
Comics artists from TAIWAN
::2014/01/22::
Play Video
20
Journal du 41e festival d
Journal du 41e festival d'Angoulême: jeudi 30 janvier 2014
::2014/01/30::
Play Video
21
Europe
Europe's largest Comic Book Festival opens in France
::2014/01/30::
Play Video
22
French town Angouleme becoming a hub for animation
French town Angouleme becoming a hub for animation
::2014/04/16::
Play Video
23
Preview from Angoulême Comics Festival 2011
Preview from Angoulême Comics Festival 2011
::2011/08/15::
Play Video
24
41th Festival of Comic strip Angoulême
41th Festival of Comic strip Angoulême
::2014/02/01::
Play Video
25
第四十屆安古蘭國際漫畫節 The 40th Angoulême International Comics Festival
第四十屆安古蘭國際漫畫節 The 40th Angoulême International Comics Festival
::2013/03/06::
Play Video
26
Artist Interview: 61Chi
Artist Interview: 61Chi
::2014/01/22::
Play Video
27
Herausragendes vom Comicfestival in Angoulême - Berichterstattung international
Herausragendes vom Comicfestival in Angoulême - Berichterstattung international
::2013/02/04::
Play Video
28
Festival Angoulême : Interview Humberto Ramos
Festival Angoulême : Interview Humberto Ramos
::2012/02/02::
Play Video
29
Artist Interview: Sean CHUANG
Artist Interview: Sean CHUANG
::2014/01/22::
Play Video
30
Festival international de la BD 2007 Angoulême
Festival international de la BD 2007 Angoulême
::2007/02/05::
Play Video
31
Artist Interview: Cory
Artist Interview: Cory
::2014/01/22::
Play Video
32
French town Angouleme becoming a hub for animation
French town Angouleme becoming a hub for animation
::2014/04/15::
Play Video
33
Artist Interview: TK. CHANG Shih-hsin
Artist Interview: TK. CHANG Shih-hsin
::2014/01/22::
Play Video
34
40. Festival des Comics in Angoulême - Europa feierte in Frankreich
40. Festival des Comics in Angoulême - Europa feierte in Frankreich
::2013/02/04::
Play Video
35
Festival International de la Bande Dessinée d
Festival International de la Bande Dessinée d'Angoulême, album souvenir 2013
::2013/02/12::
Play Video
36
Comics concert - Hong Kong Arts Center 2013
Comics concert - Hong Kong Arts Center 2013
::2013/08/17::
Play Video
37
Artist Interview: Jason CHIEN
Artist Interview: Jason CHIEN
::2014/01/22::
Play Video
38
Artist Interview: YEH Yu-tung
Artist Interview: YEH Yu-tung
::2014/01/22::
Play Video
39
Rencontre internationale : Rutu Modan
Rencontre internationale : Rutu Modan
::2014/01/31::
Play Video
40
41. Comicfestival in Angoulême 2014
41. Comicfestival in Angoulême 2014
::2014/02/01::
Play Video
41
The Secrets Behind Asterix
The Secrets Behind Asterix's Magic Potion (France 24)
::2013/02/08::
Play Video
42
41e édition du festival de bande dessinée d
41e édition du festival de bande dessinée d'Angoulême - CHRONIQUE CULTURE
::2014/01/30::
Play Video
43
Die int. Comicsprache auf dem Comicfestival in Angoulême 2013
Die int. Comicsprache auf dem Comicfestival in Angoulême 2013
::2013/02/11::
Play Video
44
Journal de la cérémonie de cloture du 41e festival d
Journal de la cérémonie de cloture du 41e festival d'Angoulême
::2014/02/02::
Play Video
45
EVAN LEE
EVAN LEE's demonstration in France
::2012/02/14::
Play Video
46
41° Festival international de la bande dessinée d
41° Festival international de la bande dessinée d'Angoulême (édition 2014)
::2014/02/01::
Play Video
47
Art Spiegelman (Part 1) - Backstage at Pen & Podium
Art Spiegelman (Part 1) - Backstage at Pen & Podium
::2014/05/28::
Play Video
48
Cérémonie Découvertes du 41e festival international de la bande dessinée d
Cérémonie Découvertes du 41e festival international de la bande dessinée d'Angoulême
::2014/01/30::
Play Video
49
Le festival international de la bande dessinée d
Le festival international de la bande dessinée d'Angoulême: 41° édition
::2014/01/27::
Play Video
50
Le 41e Festival de BD d
Le 41e Festival de BD d'Angoulême a ouvert ses portes
::2014/01/30::
NEXT >>
RESULTS [51 .. 101]
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Coordinates: 45°36′N 0°10′E / 45.6°N 0.16°E / 45.6; 0.16

Angoulême International Comics Festival
Entrée LeNouveauMonde Angouleme2011.JPG
Status active
Genre Comics
Location(s) Angoulême
Country France
Inaugurated 1974
Attendance around 200,000 on average[1] and more than 220,000 in 2012[2]
Organized by Claude Moliterni
Website
BD Angouleme.com

The Angoulême International Comics Festival (French: Festival international de la bande dessinée d'Angoulême) is the largest comics festival in Europe, and the second biggest in the world after the Comiket[3][4][5]). It has occurred every year since 1974 in Angoulême, France, in the month of January.

Attendance[edit]

More than 200 000 visitors[2][4] come each year to the fair, including between 6 000 and 7 000[6] professionals and 800 journalists.[3]

The attendance is generally difficult to estimate because the festival takes place all over the town, and is divided in many different areas that are not connected to each other directly.[7]

Official prizes[edit]

The four-day festival is notable for awarding several prestigious prizes in cartooning. The awards at Angoulême were originally called the Alfred awards, after the pet auk from Zig et Puce by Alain Saint-Ogan. In 1989, the name changed to the Alph-art awards, honoring the final, unfinished Tintin album by Hergé. In 2003, the Alph-art name was dropped, and they are now simply called "The Official Awards of the International Comics Festival" (le Palmarès Officiel du Festival international de la bande dessinée). The prizes were reorganized in 2007 to create a pool of 40-60 albums, called "official selections," from which are awarded the "Best Album" prize, five "Angoulême Essentials," one "Revelation Essential" (given to rookie creators), and one Essential chosen by the public. The Heritage Essential (for reprinted material) and Youth Essential are selected from separate nominee pools.

Additionally, the Grand Prix de la ville d'Angoulême is awarded each year to a living creator honoring his/her lifetime achievement, and the Grand Prix winner becomes president of the next year's festival.

In 2007, Lewis Trondheim (2006 Grand Prix winner) created a mascot for the festival, Le Fauve (The Wildcat), and since 2008 the prize winners have received wildcat statuettes, with the Best Album statuette coated in gold.

Other prizes[edit]

  • Prize for School Comic
  • Prize for Young Talent (Prix Jeunes Talents)
  • Prize for Young Talent from the Region
  • "Strip" Prize
  • Prize of the Students of Poitou-Charentes (secondary school)
  • Prize of the Students of Angoulême (primary school)
  • Prize for Alternative Comics
  • Hippocampus Prize (for creators with disabilities)

Prize categories[edit]

Former prizes[edit]

Some short-lived formerly awarded prizes are included in larger categories or in other awards.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bell, Anne-Laure. "Angouleme International Comics Festival". French ambassy in the United Kingdom. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 
  2. ^ a b (French) Delcroix, Olivier (2012-01-29). "Angoulême : la BD en pleine forme". Le Figaro. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "Angoulême BD". Retrieved 30 January 2012. 
  4. ^ a b "Honoured at Angoulême, Spiegelman tries to turn the page on ‘Maus’". France 24. 2012-01-27. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 
  5. ^ Lancel, Xavier. "Seven Hours Till Angoulême". Scarce/Bleeding Cool. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 
  6. ^ "professionals". Festival International de la bande dessinée d'Angoulême. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 
  7. ^ Johnston, Rich. "Standing Out In The Crowd". SCARCE At Angoulême. Bleeding Cool. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 

External links[edit]

Wikipedia content is licensed under the GFDL License
Powered by YouTube
LEGAL
  • Mashpedia © 2014