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Stan Lee Nominated For 2016 Angoulême Festival President

The list for the Angoulême Grand Prix has been published. Voted on by the Academy, the winner of the most prestigious ward in comic books is names the President of the next festival. This year it was won by Bill Watterson, after Alan Moore declined the honour. Nevertheless, he is nominated again, as well as for the first […]

Boycott Threatens To Disrupt Angoulême Grand Prix

The Grand Prix at Angoulême is the highest acclaim any comic book creator can receive in comics. Voted on by the Grand Prix Academy made up of acclaimed French comic book creators, the winner will become a member of the Academy and the president of next year's Angoulême festival. Presented to authors whose work is […]

Exclusive: Joann Sfar's Gainsbourg Artwork

The comic book artist and writer Joann Sfar last year made his feature film directorial debut with Gainsbourg (or, at home, Gainsbourg (Vie Héroïque)). This stylish, imaginative biopic of iconoclastic pop icon Serge Gainsbourg was a rather visually striking film that will certainly look great on Blu-ray… …talking of which, it's out on Blu-ray next […]