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LIAF 2015: And the winner is…

Best of the Festival Award: Me and My Moulton (Torill Kove, Canada/Norway)

Me and My Moulton, Torill Kove, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

The latest beautifully crafted short from Oscar-winner Torill Kove tracing a young girl’s journey around her creative, unconventional and loving but hopelessly out-of-touch parents.

14’00, 2014

Best British Film Award: Endgame (Phil Mulloy, UK)

Endgame, Phil Mulloy, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

After a tough week at the office, Richard and George like to play war games over the weekend to relax.

7’30, 2015

Audience Vote: Mr Madila or the Colour of Nothing (Rory Waudby-Tolley, UK)

Mr Madila or the Colour of Nothing, Rory Waudby-Tolley, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

A series of conversations between the filmmaker and a gifted spiritual healer, exploring the inner mind, the fabric of the universe, and the nature of reality itself, through the sacred art of animation.

8’35, 2015

Best Sound Design Award: The Five Minute Museum  (Andy Cowton, UK) directed by Paul Bush

The Five Minute Museum, Paul Bush, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Thousands of artefacts from the collections of small museums are brought to life in an animated history of human endeavour.

6’35, 2015

Best Abstract Film Award: Line (Steven Subotnik, USA)

Line, Steven Subotnick, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalThe line as conductor, orchestra, star and supporting cast. Front of stage and re-configuring the frame. The Line.

2’20, 2014

Audience Vote: Line (Steven Subotnik, USA) AND Once Canada Square (Simon Ball, UK)

Once Canada Square, Simon Ball, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalLine, Steven Subotnick, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

International Programme 1: From Absurd to Zany

Judges’ Vote: Timber (Nils Hedinger, Switzerland)

Timber, Nils Hedinger, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Audience Vote: Very Lonely Cock (Leonid Schmelkov, Russia)

Very Lonely Cock, Leonid Schmelkov, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Voting for International Programme 2: Being Human

Judges’ Vote: Me and My Moulton (Torill Kove, Canada/Norway)

Me and My Moulton, Torill Kove, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Audience Vote: Edmond (Nina Gantz, UK)

Edmond, Nina Gantz, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Voting for International Programme 3: Into the Dark

Judges’ Vote: The Pride of Strathmoor (Einar Baldvin, USA)

The Pride of Strathmoor, Einar Baldvin, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Audience Vote: Bang Bang (Julien Bisaro, France)

Bang Bang, Julien Bisaro, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Voting for International Programme 4: Looking for Answers

Judges’ vote: Nuggets (Andreas Hykade, Germany)

Nuggets, Andreas Hykade, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Audience vote: Boom Boom the Fishermans Daughter (Ivan Maximov, Russia)

Boom Boom the Fishermans Daughter, Ivan Maximov, LIAF, London International Animation Festiival

Voting for International Programme 5: New Japanese Animation – Beyond Anime

Judges’ vote: Maku (Yoriko Mizushiri, Japan)

Maku, Yoriko Mizushiri, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Audience vote: Way Back to the Sea (Kaori Iwase, Japan/Tokyo Uni Arts)
Way Back To The Sea, Kaori Iwase, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Voting for International Programme 6: Below the Surface

Judges’ vote: Isola del Giglio (Tom Schroeder, USA)

Isola del Giglio, Tom Schroeder, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Audience vote: Tik Tak (Ülo Pikkov, Estonia)

Tik-Tak, Ulo Pikkov, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Voting for International Programme 7: Long Shorts

Judges’ vote: World of Tomorrow (Don Hertzfeldt, USA)

World Of Tomorrow, Don Hertzfeldt, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Audience vote: World of Tomorrow (Don Hertzfeldt, USA)

World Of Tomorrow, Don Hertzfeldt, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Voting for Amazing Animations

Judges’ vote: The Law of the Jungle (Pascale Hecquet, France/Belgium)

The Law of the Jungle, Pascale Hecquet, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Voting for Marvellous Animations

Judges’ vote: A Single Life (Job Joris & Marieke,  Holland)

A Single Life, Job, Joris, Marieke, LIAF, London International Animation Festival