The 51st edition of Angoulême International Comic Strip Festival – which will take up residence from January 25 to 28) will be Dantesque. The press conference which took place this morning revealed the arrivals of three immense mangaka: Moto Hagio (The Poe Clan) and Hiroaki Samura (The Inhabitant of the Infinite). Note that the Paris Olympics are a partner of this edition. (UPDATE) And doctors Shin’ichi Sakamoto (Innocent, DRCL) will also be present, invited by Ki-oon.

Exhibitions are planned for each of its guests but also for the genius Shin’ichi Sakamoto (Innocent, DRCL). We find Hiroaki Samura among the three artists signing the posters (along with Ryad Sattouf et Nine Ancient). Director Rintarô continues to tour France and will also be present, between screenings, masterclass and conference. His visit is part of the release of his autobiography at Not at all.


The presence of 100 originals and an exhibition catalog for Moto Hagio.


More information to come.

Source : FIBD

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