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LIAF Tour: Best of the Fest 2011, Trinity Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

June 5, 2012
12:00 pm

This Programme brings together some of the highlights of LIAF 2011.

Tickets will be available for purchase from Trinity Theatre

‘Bertie Crisp’ (Francesca Adams, 2011)

Bertie Crisp, Francesca Adams, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalBertie – a put-upon half bear, half panda, lives in the permanent resident’s section of a holiday caravan park with his sociopathic rabbit wife, Grace. Grace is determined to have a baby, thinking it will make her life better. The only problem is she wants one immediately.

UK, 8’00

‘Fast Forward Little Red Riding Hood’ (Sjaark Rood, 2010)

Fast Forward Little Red Riding Hood, Sjaak Rood, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalPut it in, punch the FF button. Little Red Riding Hood – the whole story in one minute, 30 seconds.

Holland, 1’30

‘Path of Hate’ (Damian Nenow, 2010)

Paths Of Hate, Damian Nenow, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalA simply astounding testament to the madness of war and the inhuman lengths to which some warriors go to fight on long after any meaning has taken flight.

Poland, 10’00

‘A Morning Stroll’ (Grant Orchard, 2011)

A Morning Stroll, Grant Orchard, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalBased on the Paul Auster book – the story of one New Yorker’s early morning encounter with a chicken, an event that plays out over 100 years.

UK, 6’47

‘Phosphena’ (Maya Erdelyi, 2010)

Phosphena, Maya Erdelyi, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalPhosphena – also known as Phosphene is an entoptic phenomenon characterised by the experience of seeing light without light actually entering the eye.

USA, 4’00

‘The Holy Chicken of Life and Music’ (Nomint, 2010)

The Holy Chicken of Life and Music, Nomint, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalThe Holy Chicken is a magnificent beast worshipped and exploited in a tale of love and regret, art and science, life and music.

France, 2’40

‘Big Bang Big Boom’ (Blu, 2010)

Big Bang Big Boom, Blu, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalBlu just keeps getting better and better! An unscientific point of view on the beginning and evolution of life… and how it probably ends.

Italy, 9’55

‘An Abstract Day’ (Oerd Van Cuijlenborg, 2010)

An Abstract Day, Oerd van Cuijlenborg, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalAn abstract visual story told in sound. We witness a day in the life of a couple, who fight, make love and escape the hot and crowded city.

Holland, 5’36

‘Chernokids’ (Matthieu Bernadat, Nils Boussuge, Florence Ciuccoli, Clement Deltour & Marion Petegnief, 2010)

Chernokids, Matthieu Bernadat, Nils Boussuge, Florence Ciuccoli, Clement Deltour, Marion Petegnief, LIAF, London International Animation Festival20 years on and not all is right with the kids who were caught up in the aftermath of Chernobyl. A few too many eyes, for a start.

France, 6’54

‘Mobile’ (Verena Fels, 2010)

Mobile, Verena Fels, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalA lonely cow decides to make friends with some sheep, a dog, a couple of chickens, a pig and a budgie on the other side of the room. There’s just one little problem…

Germany, 6’24