The ninth edition of the Stripfeest stroke of 14 to 16 september, again down in and around the Brussels Warandepark and the program includes different novelties. So there is, in addition to a improvisatiewedstrijd between two artists and conferences held by the French scriptwriter Fabien Vehlmann, an exclusive film screening in the presence of two authors.
In Bozar on Saturday morning an exclusive screening of the film adaptation of the – of French origin – comic ‘Strong Knarren’. The comic strip is the were written by authors Wilfrid Lupano and Paul Cauuet (photo). In France, since the first appearance in 2014 already more than a million copies sold, and the series appeared, in addition, in six other languages. The screening of the film will by the born authors are attended.
The comic book, under the original French title “Les Vieux Fourneaux”, was this year by director Christophe Duthuron made into a feel-good comedy with actors Pierre Richard, Eddy Mitchell, and Roland Giraud in the lead roles. International bears the imprint of the English title ‘Tricky Old Dogs’. The official release of the film in France, follows not until next month.
The Stripfeest, this year also a lot of conferences. So does the peter of the Atomiumprijzen for the best comics, Fabien Vehlmann, three exclusive conferences on the themes of “The invisible show”, “Ecolo Groove” and “The erotic strip refresh”.
Throughout the weekend, the public can also visit the royal Park that is filled with tents and stands on the ninth art. The central guests of the Stripfeest this year is Alex, who is 70 seventy years ago was born out of the hand of the French cartoonist Jacques Martin. Cartoon character Alex is featured as a main guest on the poster of the Stripfeest.