Budapest Comics Festival

11th Budapest International Comics Festival reviews and photos

2015. május 18. - Bayer Antal

Several reports have been published about the May 10th festival: - Euronews: Le Mag, broadcast in 13 languages- Népszabadság, the dailyy paper with the largerst circulation-, an internet portal dedicated to general culture-, a popular internet portal A selection pf photos,…


Interview with Pierre Wazem (Switzerland)

Antal Bayer: Comics were born in Geneva with Rodolphe Toepffer, but for quite some time, the French-Belgian school played the dominant role. You’re a member of that generation of young artists who has drawn attention to the French-language Swiss comics. Is there anything that is specific to…


Interview with Typex (Netherlands)

Antal Bayer: You were last here in November. What’s happened since? Are there any more versions of Rembrandt published? Typex: So far Rembrandt has been translated from the Dutch into English, Spanish and of course Hungarian. As I hear from my publisher, there are plans for Turkish, Greek and…


Interview with Lucie Lomová (Czech Republic)

Antal Bayer: You studied dramaturgy and even worked in this field for a year. Why did you leave this area, and why did you choose to return to the theatre in your comics? Lucie Lomová: It was in August 1989 that I started working in theatre. Actually I wasn’t sure how long I would stay there,…