Morocco Comics: The first Comic Strip Festival in Tétouan
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The first Comic Strip Festival in Tétouan
The first Comic Strip Festival Tétouan: Objective announced by the Moroccan Ministry of Culture:
- Provide the city of Tetouan with a major cultural event, the first of its kind in the Arab world
- Create a space for free expression, exchange and dialogue with the public in favor of cartoonists and comic book publishers, Moroccan and foreign
- Promote ‘the comic strip department’ of the Institute of Fine Arts.
Program of the Tétouan BD Festival 2004
Moroccan and foreign comic book enthusiasts present debate the “comics as a modern medium of communication” subject. And this, through:
- specialized workshops
- meetings with designers
- book signings
- round tables.
Third Comic Book Fanzine “Chouf”
The 3rd comic book fanzine “Chouf” was published during this edition of the Tetouan comic book festival. It was produced, under the direction of “Renaud De Heyn”, by students from the second and third classes of the INBA comics department (3).
About the first edition of Tétouan BD Festival
- Edition: 1
- Period: July 15 to 17, 2004
- Theme: comics as a modern medium of communication
- Place: Tétouan
- The National Institute of Fine Arts of Tétouan
The Wallonia-Brussels delegation
- The National Institute of Fine Arts of Tétouan (Official Website)
- Tétouan (Maroc) accueille un festival de BD (Post in french)
- INBA 15 ans de bande dessinée à Tetouan by CHOUF la BD au MAROC – Issuu
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