The finalists for the Prix Utopiales BD (BD = Bande Dessinée = Comic Strip) were revealed September 16.
The prize, worth 2000 Euros, is awarded by the sci-fi comics readers club of the Nantes municipal library.
- Soon by Benjamin Adam and Thomas Cadène (France), Dargaud.
- Préférence Système by Ugo Bienvenu (France), Denoël Graphic.
- Peste by Gauvain Manhattan (France), Vide Cocagne.
- Karmen by Guillem March (Spain), Dupuis.
- Mécanique Céleste by Merwan (France), Dargaud.
- Univers ! by Albert Monteys (Spain), Dargaud.
The jury for the Utopiales BD Prize 2020 is chaired by Théo Grosjean, winner of the Utopiales BD Prize 2019 for Un nice orc sauvage (Delcourt).
The winner will be announced during Utopiales, Festival International de Science-Fiction of Nantes (France), being held from October 29-November 1.
[Via Locus Online.]