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LIAF 2017: All the Animation

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LIAF 2017 is on it’s way! Tickets are available to book now. We have programmes at the Barbican, LIAF regular venue The Horse Hospital, as well as the wonderful Close-Up Film Centre. Below you’ll find an overview of all our programmes… click on the links to discover synopses, stills and some trailers from LIAF 2017.

Fri 1 Dec 18:30 Opening Night Gala – The Absurdist Narratives of David OReilly + Q&A (15)
21:00 British Showcase (15)
Sat 2 Dec 11:00 Amazing Animations for 0-7 year olds (U)
14:00 Abstract Showcase (15)
17:00 International Competition Progamme 1: From Absurd to Zany (15)
19:00 International Competition Progamme 2:Being Human (15)
19:30 Edge of Frame: You, Me, Them
21:00 Cleopatra FEATURE (18)
Sun 3 Dec 10:00 KinoManual ‘Direct’ Animation Experimental Workshop
15:00 Marvellous Animations for 8-15 year olds (PG)
17:00 The David OReilly Lecture (15)
18:00 Edge of Frame: After Nature (Part One)
19:00 International Competition Programme 3: Looking for Answers (15)
20:00 Edge of Frame: After Nature (Part Two)
21:00 International Competition Programme 4: Playing with Emotion (15)
Mon 4 Dec 18:30 International Competition Programme 5: Long Shorts (15)

21:00 International Competition Programme 6: Below the Surface (15)
Tue 5 Dec 18:30 International Competition Programme 7: Into the Dark (15)
20:30 International Competition Programme 8: Animated Documentaries + Q&A (15)
Wed 6 Dec 18:30 Female Figures + Q&A (15)
21:00 Abstract Art in Motion: The Best of Punto Y Raya Festival + Q&A (15)
Thu 7 Dec 19:00 Best of the Next Programme 1
21:00 Best of the Next Programme 2
Fri 8 Dec 19:00 Fine Film – Painting on Moving Canvas + Screentalk
21:15 Torrey Pines FEATURE
Sat 9 Dec 16:00 Best of the Fest (15)
19:30 Music Video Session
21:00 Late Night Bizarre
Sun 10 Dec 14:00 The World of Tomorrow Episodes 1 & 2 (15)
16:00 Best of the Fest REPEAT (15)