Comics & PopCorn 2024

Fumetti e PopCorn 2024
Fumetti e PopCorn 2024
Cinema Arsenale
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Tenth year for Comics & Popcorn, the exhibition that through tributes, screenings and meetings with great masters and young talents, explores the marriage between Comics and Cinema. The event directed by Alessandra Ioalè, realized by Cineclub Arsenale and dedicated to the memory of the cartoonist Tuono Pettinato, will take place in Pisa from April to November 2024 with free admission.


18 April at 8.30 pm 

Meeting with the cartoonist Manuele Fior, Giorgio Bacci

to follow projection of "Investigation on a citizen above all suspicion" by Elio Petri


23 April at 8.30 p.m.

Presentation of the graphic novel "Audrey Hepburn" and meeting with the authors Michele Botton and Dorilys Giacchetto

Screening of "Sabrina" by Billy Wilder, in the 70th anniversary of the film


7 May at 8.30 p.m.

Meeting with the director Enzo D'Alò

to follow projection of "Mary and the spirit of midnight" by Enzo D'Alò


22 May 7.30 p.m. 

Presentation of the graphic novel "Pasolini 1964 - Oltre Matera e il Mediterraneo" and meeting with the cartoonist Giuseppe Palumbo

Screening of "The Gospel according to Matthew" by Pier Paolo Pasolini in the 60th anniversary of the film, introduced by Chiara Tognolotti


24 May 6.30 p.m.

Presentation of the illustrated version of the book "Le mie stupide intenzioni" and meeting with Bernardo Zannoni and Lorenzo Mattotti


8 June 5.30 p.m. 

Meeting with Vincenzo Filosa, Maicol & Mirco and other guests within the festival Days of Thunder


24 June 7.30 p.m. 

Presentation of the graphic novel "Deep Vacation" by Yi Yang

to follow Screening in collaboration with the Pisa Chinese Film Festival


Aperitif with the Italian comic

25 June 7.30 p.m

Presentation of the graphic novel "Lo schermo bianco" by Enrico Pinto


11 July 7.30 p.m. 

Presentation of the self-productions "ČAPEK" and "FRANKENSTEIN MAGAZINE"


17 July 7.30 p.m.

Presentation of the graphic novel "L'eletto" by Fulvio Risuleo and Antonio Pronostico



From September to November. The complete retrospective of the animated films by Enzo D'Alò. 

4 Sunday matinees with creative workshops and screenings. 

The 2024 edition of Comics & Popcorn is realized with the contribution of Fondazione Pisa and UniCoopFirenze, in collaboration with Palazzo Blu, Dipartimento di Civiltà e forme del Sapere of the University of Pisa, Fondazione Tuono Pettinato, Istituto Confucio di Pisa, Wolves - Association of Lucani in Pisa and Library Ghibelline.