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LIAF 2015 Barbican Programmes Announced!

We are super-proud to announce our LIAF 2015 Barbican programmes! Tickets will be available to book from the Barbican from 16th October. We’ll also have lots more programmes at The Horse Hospital and Rio Cinema, as well as a number of events at the UEL – details will be released very, very soon. So in the meantime, below you’ll find a quick overview of all our Barbican-bound programmes… click on through the links to find out the full details, take a look at stills from the films, some trailers to see what LIAF 2015 has in store!

Tickets will be available via the Barbican from 23rd October and here’s the official LIAF 2015 trailer (Quentin Haberham of the NFTS) to get you in the mood!

Fri 4 Dec 18:15 Opening Night Gala Screening: Barry Purves – The Naked Animator + Q&A (15)
21:00 British Showcase (15)
Sat 5 Dec 11:00 Barbican Framed Film Club: Amazing Animations (0-7 years)
15:00 Netherlands Institute of Animated Film (NIAF) Tribute (15)
17:00 Abstract Showcase (15)
19:00 International Competition Programme 1: From Absurd to Zany (15)
21:00 LIAF 2015: Death-Shriek of the Bird-Man: The Terrifying Vision of Robert Morgan + Q&A (15)
Sun 6 Dec 15:00 Marvellous Animations (8-15 years)

17:00 Little from the Fish Shop (Jan Balej) UK PREMIERE (12)
19:00 International Competition Programme 2: Being Human (15)
21:00 International Competition Programme 3: Into the Dark (15)
Mon 7 Dec 19:00 International Competition Programme 4: Looking for Answers (15)
21:00 International Competition Programme 5: New Japanese Shorts – Beyond Anime (15)
Tue 8 Dec 18:30 International Competition Programme 6: Below the Surface (15)
Wed 9 Dec 18:30 International Competition Programme 7: Long Shorts
21:00 Animated Documentaries (15)
Thu 10 Dec 18:30 Seth’s Dominion – presented by Luc Chamberland + Q&A (15)
20:30 Closing Gala – The Best of the Fest (15)
Sun 13 Dec 16:00 Closing Gala – The Best of the Fest REPEAT (15)