Festivals |
18th October 2014

10.15-11.15 Venue: BAC 2

With typical arrogance and considerable aplomb, two brilliant young French creators, Wilfrid Lupano and Jeremie Moreau, take the legend of The Hartlepool Monkey and create a highly-original, humorous and brilliantly-crafted satire on this parable for all ages.  Based on a true story, where a monkey is hanged suspected of being a French spy by the people of Hartlepool, this book was winner of the literary prize at the biggest history event in France in Blois in 2013. Lupano, a master story-teller, found his perfect match in Moreau, winner of the young talent award at the Angouleme Festival in 2011. Meet them both on a special visit to the UK and listen and watch as they tell you “pour quoi” and more under the expert interpretation of acclaimed, fast-fiction writer David Gaffney.

If you enjoy the French culture and are ready for a laugh this event is for you!

(Very special offer available for Brewery Adult Education French Class students please contact Box Office 01539 725133 for more details)

If you would like to download a copy for this year's timetable of the Comic Festival please click HERE, this will take you an on-line digital version that can also be downloaded.


18th October 2014

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