The International Comics Festival is held in Angoulême which is located in west France. Festival International de la Bande Dessinée d’Angoulême takes place, annually ,in January since 1974.
This is the greatest comics festival in Europe.
During the four days of the festival, new creations of the leading comics’ artists are shown and compete on the prestigious prices.
Workshops, master’s classes, meetings and profesional discussions are held.
The festival’s events and the various exhibitions attract, each year, thousands of amateurs as well as professions.