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The Canadian Cultural Centre at Angoulême
A dozen Canadian cartoonists at the Canada stand

Festival d’Angoulême
March 17th, 2022 - March 20th, 2022

© Aurélie Beaunay

The 49th edition of the International Comics Festival of Angoulême will be held this year from March 17 to 20! Visit our booth to meet a dozen comic book authors and illustrators from across Canada!

The artists making the transatlantic journey are as diverse as their work… there will be something for everyone!


To find out more about the programme of round tables with talented Canadian cartoonists and scriptwriters👇

  • Alexander Forbes for Hobtown Mystery Stories.
    Moderation: Frédéric Potet – On March 18 at 4pm, at the Forum du Nouveau Monde
  • Coming in, coming out, conversation with Canadian artist Jessica Campbell, Swedish artist Anneli Furmark and French journalist Elodie Font
    On March 19 at 12pm, at the Theatre (Bagouet studio)
  • When Mortelle Adèle meets l’Agent Jean, conversation with Canadian creator Alex A., and French creators Antoine Dole & Diane Le Feyer
    On March 19 at 5.30pm at the CGR in Angoulême
  • Canadian comics, with Canadian creators Jimmy Beaulieu, Philippe Girard, Veronica Post.
    Moderation: Maël Rannou – On March 20 at 11am, at the Nemo Room (Vaisseau Moebius, Cité de la BD).

Don’t miss any of our book-signings at the Canada Stand! 👉 Planning.

Canadian artists awarded during the 49th edition of the Festival are:

  • Julie Doucet with the Grand Prix de la Ville d’Angoulême
  • Anne-Marie Saint-Cerny & Christian Quesnel for Mégantic, un train dans la nuit (Ecosociété) with the Prix Eco-Fauve RAJA
  • Michael DeForge for Familiar Face (L’Association and Drawn & Quarterly) with the Fauve – Daring Prize.
  • Alexandre Fontaine Rousseau & Francis Desharnais for La Conquête du cosmos (Pow Pow) with the Prix BDGest du Meilleur Comics
  • Brigitte Archambault with the Prix “La Ville d’Après” by Angoulême in partnership with UNESCO’s Creative Cities in Literature.


Festival d’Angoulême
71 rue Hergé, Angoulême

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