Bédélys Independents and Other News From MCAF

Bédélys Independent Submissions Are Open

Illustration by Marc Michaud

The time has come to submit your work for the Bédélys Independent Awards!

The Bédélys Independent Awards recognize the best self-published comics created in Québec. The awards also include a prize of $1000, an original trophy and a shared table at next year’s MCAF!

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Fall Into the Comic Arts

The Comic Arts Need YOU!

Envie de vous impliquer dans le FBDM? Nous sommes à la recherche de nouveaux membres pour rejoindre la grande famille du festival. 

Want to get involved with MCAF? We are looking for new members to join the festival family. 

Become a Bédélys Jury Member

The Bédélys Awards have been recognizing comics from Québec and beyond for over 20 years.

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MCAF at the Montreal Comiccon

The Montreal Comic Arts Festival team is proud to promote Quebec comics all year long!

It is with great pleasure that we will be at the Montreal Comiccon, on July 8th, 9th and 10th at the Palais des congrès.

Find artists signing at the MCAF table #2718!…

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Don’t Miss These April Events

The Festival is Fast Approaching!

Don’t miss these two important dates for you favorite comic arts festival:

April 14: the unveiling of our official 2022 poster
April 21: the announcement of the full slate of MCAF programming

Keep an eye on our Facebook page!

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On the Way to MCAF

The Festival is on the Move!

After a decade of welcoming aficionados of the comic arts in the heart of La Fontaine Park, MCAF is picking up stakes and moving to Saint Denis Street!

This year, MCAF is teaming up with the Saint Denis Street Société de développement commercial (SDC) to reimagine the Festival.

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Big Changes at MCAF

It’s official!

Mélanie La Roche, MCAF’s new Executive Directo

Mélanie La Roche will be the new Executive Director of MCAF as of June 1st. She succeeds Johanne Desrochers, who is still very present and in the midst of preparing our 11th festival. Mélanie will join the team on March 1 to ensure a progressive shift transition.

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The Holiday Season in Comics

December Comics Calendar

It is with great pleasure that MCAF once again joins forces with the Festival Québec BD to offer you a comic book calendar that highlights Quebec titles released this year.

31 comics, one for each and every day of December! You’ll find books for you and everyone on your holiday list,

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Job Offer, Book Club and Comic Arts Reminders

Join the MCAF 2022 Team

The Montreal Comic Arts Festival team is growing and is looking for a programming and logistics manager.

Join us in the preparation and execution of the next festival. This is a great opportunity to contribute to the development of the comic book community in Quebec!

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Comic Arts Invitations & programming committee

International Comic Arts Conference

We are happy to invite you to the Shaking the Foundations conference!

The conference is organized by the Montreal Comic Arts Festival (MCAF) and the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Montreal (CIRM) of McGill University. See you on October 28, 29 and 30 at BAnQ.

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