First Philippine International Comics Online Festival this weekend

Philippine International Comics Online Festival (PICOF) -2020

You don’t have to travel to the Philippines to join in with the Philippine International Comics Online Festival (PICOF), as live virtual events kick off this coming weekend and continue through September, including webinars, panels, talks, workshops, and exhibitions. But you do need to register and book tickets online to join in.

  • Philippine International Comics Online Festival (PICOF) -2020
  • Philippine International Comics Online Festival (PICOF) -2020
  • Philippine International Comics Online Festival (PICOF) -2020

For its first weekend of online webinars and workshops, PICOF is putting the spotlight on Filipino Komiks and Comics Creation.

Included is a Komiks History Seminar with Randy Valiente and other experts, an opportunity to learn more from fantastic creators and insightful scholars.

Join the fun, and Create Comics safely in the comfort of your own homes at #picof2020!

PICOF2020 is in partnership with National Commission for Culture and the Arts, Film Development Council of the Philippines, British Council Philippines, Alliance française de Manille, SIKAP – Creative Content Creators Association of the Philippines, Inc., the Lakes International Comic Art Festival and Thames International.

Register Here! Workshop Fee: 1,500php (student discount 1,200php) per class. Seminar Fee: are 500php (student discount 350php) per class | All-Day Festival Passes are 2,500php/day

More about PICOF here on Facebook | Komiket

The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.



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