Brief English info about the festival
Young independent international comics festival KomiksFEST! is entering its 3rd year in 2008. The aim of the festival is to present comics to the wider public as a young, dynamic medium in which story-telling is limited only by imagination. It takes place in various venues across the city of Prague and consists of comics-related multimedia program, such as comic books/graphic novels presentations, movies and theatre productions, exhibitions, meetings with authors and draftsmen, workshops and, of course, the presentation of the annual awards for excellence in the form, the Muriel.
Motto of the festival is: Comics unlimited!
KomiksFEST!, the annual weeklong happening presents comics through various media, with the goal of expanding the scene beyond cult status. Performances, exhibitions and workshops at a dozen-plus venues will resound with the festival’s motto: “Comics Unlimited!” Besides enlightening the public, KomiksFEST! also attempts to create a dialogue between Czech and foreign artists...