Former prizes of the Angoulême International Comics Festival

This is a list of awards and prizes formerly awarded at the Angoulême International Comics Festival.

Longer-running awardsEdit

Limited-run awardsEdit

Award for best French artistEdit

Award for best foreign artistEdit

Award for best artistEdit

This award was a continuation of the previous two.

Award for best French authorEdit

Award for best foreign authorEdit

Award for best authorEdit

This award was a continuation of the previous two.

Award for best French publisherEdit

Award for best foreign publisherEdit

Award for the best promotion of comicsEdit

Grand Prix for the graphic artsEdit

Library readers awardEdit

Libération awardEdit

FM-BD awardEdit

Lucien awardEdit

School comic awardEdit

Free Russia awardEdit

National comic contestEdit

  • 1992: Cédric Billotti (Cibi) and Vang Ye

Tournesol awardEdit

The Tournesol award, named after the French name of Professor Calculus from the comic book series The Adventures of Tintin, was awarded by the French Green party for the comic that showed best the typical ideals of the party. Since 2004, the award is no longer part of the official program of the Angoulême festival.[1]

Graphical invention awardEdit

Also called: Award of the school of the image.

Award for best dialogueEdit

Polish awardEdit

Awarded by bilingual Polish comic readers.

Worldview Award ("Prix regards sur le monde")Edit

Awarded to a nonfiction or autobiographical comic.


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