Copyright Festilitt 2019
the Parisot literary festival
Friday 19th Oct 19h00
Join us for a relaxed and convivial apéro dinatôire to kick off our sixth festival in style.
Joff Winterhart is an illustrator, writer, occasional film-maker/ animator, drummer, songwriter, T-shirt maker, rock ’n’ roll fan and dog enthusiast.
There will be book sales and signings at the end of each session.
You can also buy a selection of books by participating authors throughout the weekend at our bookshop
Driving Short Distances
Saturday 19 October
11h15 Parisot library
18, 19 & 20 October 2019
Priority reservations for Festilitt friends
Continue the conversations over dinner with the authors on Saturday night and get to know the people behind the books.
More info coming soon
He has written and drawn two graphic novels, Days of the Bagnold Summer, which was shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award in 2012, and Driving Short Distances (2017). He also made the animated film Violet and Turquoise, which won the Cymru BAFTA for best animation in 2003. He lives in Bristol, where he plays drums and writes songs in the long-standing band Bucky and thinks about getting a new dog.
He was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2018.