Each year, Fumetto Comic Festival Lucerne holds a competition to give comic creators the opportunity to compare their work, present it to a broader public and to exchange views with others.
This year theme is bike! “We love our bike, cycle or two-wheeler. No matter what you call it, biking is the best way to get around: fast and flexible! We enjoy whizzing away feeling the wind in our faces – full of energy but emission-free”.
Application: Register under the application form, wait for an e-mail which provides your user number, print e-mail and enclose it in you application.
Format: A4 or A3 (other formats enclose application will be disqualified)
Form: Only comics (stories in picture form), no entries via e-mail.
Number of pages: Maximum 4 (only 1 comic story).
Labeling: Name, address, telephone number, e-mail, user number, date of birth and paging on the back of each page.
Package: sturdy envelope, no rolls.
Return postage: For Swiss residents only: stamps or money in the value of the stamps needed. Foreigners: 15 Euro. If the return postage is not enclosed or not sufficient the works will not be sent back but kept for one year.
Categories: Cat. 1: 18 years or older / Cat. 2: 13 to 17 years / Cat. 3: up to 12 years of age (reference date is the deadline)
Forty to fifty comics will be nominated by the jury and shown in the exhibition during the festival, those not nominated will be shown in folders.
Fumetto will award three prizes in each category. There will also be a prize for the best scenario, regardless of the categories. The festival‘s visitors will be able to vote for the peoples choice award.
There is no entry fee.
Deadline: January 4, 2019 | Visit contest’s website for details HERE