7th Annual Dartmouth Comic Arts Festival Panels & Presentations

"The Dartmouth Comics Art Fest (DCAF) is a 2-day, FREE, all-ages event celebrating comics & cartooning. The following Panels and Presentations will be held at Alderney Gate Public Library on Saturday, August 18th . 

11:00am | Saturday Morning Comic-toons
Join Teen Titans Go writer J Torres for some interactive fun. 
J Torres is an award-winning comic book writer who has written Archie, Batman, Degrassi, The Simpsons, Teen Titans Go, Wonder Woman, and most recently Rick and Morty Presents: The Vindicators. His creator-owned titles include Alison Dare, Bigfoot Boy, Brobots, Mighty Zodiac, and the newly released How to Spot a Sasquatch.

12:00pm | Comic Book Film Fest
Arty: Winner of the “best comics-oriented film” at the 2016 Comic-Con International Film Festival. 

“I thought I told you to shut up!”: A look at the creation of an iconic comic book character and the intricacies of the Hollywood landscape. Directed by Charlie Tyrell.

+ Selected animated shorts by local cartoonists

1:00-3:00pm | Creative Collective Roundtable
Join Mike De Adder, Mark Oakley, J Torres and others as they discuss how they got into the cartooning world and answer questions on the industry and artform."

WHEN: Sunday, August 19th 

WHERE: Alderney Landing, 2 Ochterloney St, Dartmouth

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Claudia Chender MLA