French Comic Book Festival
ALL THE EVENTS ARE FREE!
EXHIBITION & WINE TASTING
May 14, 7:30PM – Alliance Française of Edmonton
You are invited to visit the exhibit, which will be on display throughout the all Comic Book Festival. It will have for topic “Comic in the wine and wine in the comics”. On the occasion of the vernissage, a wine tasting will take place. Join us to taste delicious French wine and discover fabulous graphic novel!
May 16, 3:30 to 5:30PM – Happy Harbor Comics
Don’t miss the chance to meet three famous French comic artists and to get your favorite comics signed! With Yvan Alagbé, Brigitte Findakly and Lewis Trondheim.
PANEL OF FRENCH ARTISTS
May 16, 7PM – Alliance Française of Edmonton
Meet Yvan Alagbé, Brigitte Findakly and Lewis Trondheim and learn more about their world and their inspirations. The panel is in French, following by a signing session of French comic book. Come and ask all your question you could have about creating a graphic novel!
May 18, 7PM – Alliance Française of Edmonton
You have always wanted to learn more about comic in the wine? This time has come! Come and lap up everything our great speaker, Chris Reyns-Chikuma, will say. After the conference, we will screen “Saint Amour”, a movie about a drive along the French Wine Route with Gérard Depardieu and Benoît Poelvoorde.