In Slip  's collection
1986 - les Snorky by Nic Broca - Illustration

1986 - les Snorky

30 x 19 cm (11.81 x 7.48 in.)
Gros plan


Broca, les Snorky, illustration originale réalisée en 1986 pour la SEPP (Société d'Edition et de Publicité), studio spécialisé dans l'adaptation audiovisuelle et merchandising des bandes dessinées.

Elle a servi pour une affiche annonçant la prolongation de la diffusion des Snorks sur NBC, durant l'année scolaire 1986/1987 et ce, tous les samedis matin.

About Nic Broca

Born in Liège, Nicolas Broca attended the Academy of Fine Arts, and subsequently worked in varying occupation. He turned to animation and found employment as assistant decorator at the Belvision Studios in Brussels in 1959. He worked on the animation of the film 'Pinocchio dans l'Espace' and then worked in advertising animation for seveal years. He returned to Belvision in 1966 and participated in the firm's big projects like 'Astérix le Gaulois', 'Astérix et Cléopatre', 'Lucky Luke', 'Tintin et le Lac aux Requins', 'Gulliver' and 'La Flûte à Six Schtroumpfs'. Broca was also hired by Idéfix in Paris to work on 'Douze Travaux d'Astérix' and 'La Balade des Dalton'. For SEPP, the animation department of Dupuis, he designed 'Les Snorky' in 1982, little underwater creatures that were eventually animated by Hanna-Barbera in the USA. He developed famous cartoon series like 'Ovide' and 'Les Snorky'. In 1980, Broca teamed up with scriptwriter Raoul Cauvin to create new stories with 'Spirou et Fantasio' in Spirou, alternating with Yves Chaland and Tome and Janry. After one trilogy, published in albums by Dupuis, Broca returned to animation forgood. He joined the Kid Cartoons studios, where he realized 65 episodes of 'La Bande à Ovide' in cooperation with Godi. One of his final collaborations was on 'Les Tifous', an animation series based on characters created by André Franquin.

To leave a comment on that piece, please log in
Floyd007 Un p'tit coup de nostalgie ! ;-) Jolie pièce.
Jul 19, 2018, 4:14 PM
valerian31 Un bon souvenir de lecture et de dessin animé, c'est génial !!!
Jul 19, 2018, 3:27 PM