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LIAF presents: Animated Kids Shorts Programme at Batley Festival

September 10, 2016
10:00 am

This programme of short films has been carefully selected with our youngest audience in mind for Batley Festival.

There’ll be talking animals, seriously fun adventures and tales that spark all those little imaginations. Animation is the most imaginative and engaging of all art forms and is the perfect platform to enthral and inspire the wide-open imaginations of kids and adults alike.

Please check Batley Festival website for correct start times.

A Single Life (Job, Joris & Marieke, Netherlands)

A Single Life, Job, Joris, Marieke, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalA life can be lived, measured and even manipulated in so many different ways but beware the cracks and the sudden endings.

2’20

1234 (Shiro Ichige, Japan)

1234, Shiro Ichige, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalIn dreams anything can happen. In this dream anything and everything does. A blast of fun and colour.

5’35

 

Pawo (Antje Heyn, Germany)

Pawo, Antje Heyn, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalThe magical adventure of a little toy figure, who finds herself in a curious world, where she discovers her strength and skills.

7’40

 

Pik Pik Pik (Dmitry Vysotsky, Russia)

Pik Pik Pik, Dmitry Vysotskiy, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalThe woodpecker rattles the tree, on the hunt for ants. A musically and graphically precise symphony about teamwork.

3’30

 

Once Upon A Blue Moon (Steve Boot, UK)

Once Upon A Blue Moon, Steve Boot, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalA Robot on a mission to photograph rocks meets an Alien who just wants someone to play with.

3’30

 

Tom and the Nice Family (Andreas Hykade, Germany)

Tom & the Nice Family, Andreas Hykade, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalTom runs into the Nice Family, an entire family of old friends who he never realised he had.

5’00

 

Clap! Clap! Playfulness! (Loup Blaster, France)

Clap! Clap! - Playfulness!, Loup Blaster, LIAF, London International Animation FestivalAn entertaining blast of colour and sound in this joyous music video.

2’50

 

Catch It (Various, France)

Catch It, Paul Bar, Marion Demaret, Nadège Forner, Pierre-Baptiste Marty, Julien Robyn, Jordan Soler, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, PicturehouseA group of meerkats, a lone vulture and some fruit.

5’20

 

A Reindeer Carol (Verena Fels, Germany)

A Reindeer Carol, Verena Fels, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, PicturehouseDid you know fireflies like Christmas songs? But be careful, they’re very shy!

4’00

 

Fulfilament (Rhiannon Evans, UK)

Fulfilament, Rhiannon Evans, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, PicturehouseA small thought adventures through the brain, looking for a place to belong.

7’35

 

Octopus (Julia Ocker, Germany)

Octopus, Julia Ocker, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, PicturehouseThe octopus wants to bake a yummy peach cake. But one of her arms has plans of its own.

3’50

 

5 Metres 80 (Nicolas Deveaux, France)

5 Metres 80, Nicolas Deveaux, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, PictureshouseIf you ever thought giraffes couldn’t do fancy tricks take a good look at this troupe of graceful, long legged beauties. You won’t believe your eyes – and neither will your kids!

5’20

 

Greedy Germ (Fang Yu Hsu & Cheng Hao Chen, Taiwan)

Greedy Germ, Fang Yu Hsu, Cheng Hao Chen, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, PicturehouseIn a tiny world seen through a microscope, a group of friendly and timid citizens live together happily.

4’55