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LIAF: Schedule

LIAF Industry Event: Making Animation Work – Animation Beyond Telly

September 3, 2011
10:00 amto12:30 pm
LIAF Skillset

Part of the The London International Animation Festival and Skillset Animation Industry Event. Who else uses animation in their professions? This session will showcase the use of animation in other industries such as science, architecture, therapy, VFX, games and pre-visualisation. How easy is it to defect from one field to ...

LIAF Tour: Children’s Screening, Electric Cinema, Notting Hill

September 3, 2011
10:30 am
LIAF, London International Animationi Festival, The Wreck of The Diddley, Fatcat & Fishface

A programme of extra-special films selected for our most extra-special audience (plus whichever grown-up they want to bring along). Suitable for 0-6 year-olds, these films bring the wonder of animation to the big screen. They’re entertaining, thought-provoking, colourful and enchanting – without a toy or games ad in sight! 'The Wreck of The Diddley' (Fatcat & ...

LIAF Family Programme at Rio Cinema

September 3, 2011
1:30 pm

A very special programme of films selected to spark the imaginations of our younger audience, screening at Rio Cinema. Much better than Saturday morning TV and not a toy ad in sight. Note: these films are suitable for children of all ages but are specifically aimed at 0-7 year-olds. Book tickets 'Mobile' (Verena Fels, 2010) A lonely ...

LIAF Industry Event: Sound In The Frame

September 3, 2011
2:00 pmto4:30 pm
LIAF Skillset

Part of the The London International Animation Festival and Skillset Animation Industry Event. Anyone who works in animation knows the impact sound and music makes to an animated project – but just how important are their contribution in the making of an animated film? This session will be a general ...

Animated Documentaries (15)

September 3, 2011
4:00 pm
Journey To Cape Verde

A selection of stylish and compelling documentaries with beautifully realized sequences and some of the most stunning animation in the festival. Book tickets 'Journey To Cape Verde' (Jose Miguel Ribeiro, 2010) A sixty-day-long walk in Cape Verde. No mobile phone, no watch, no plans for what to do next – only the bare essentials ...

Music Video Session

September 3, 2011
8:00 pm

Animation is an integral element in many of the best music videos. Producing them also provides a credible, often commercially viable way for animators to earn a living from their skills and still produce work they can be proud of. Here are 21 of the world’s best and most innovative music videos produced in the last ...