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LIAF: Schedule

British Animation Showcase (15)

November 1, 2012
6:30 pm
The Bill Bailey Animation, Dan Lamoon, Mair Perkins, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, 2012

One of the LIAF’s most important and popular programmes. There aren’t many opportunities to see British animation on the big screen and each year LIAF probably shows more than any other event in the world. This is an opportunity to see what British animators are doing, how they’re doing it and how the artform is ...

Koji Yamamura Masterclass

November 1, 2012
6:30 pmto9:00 pm
Koji Yamamura, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Animation filmmaker Koji Yamamura is arguably the greatest short-form, auteur animator in Japan today. He is certainly the most internationally successful. Yamamuras’s animated worlds are in constant flux, characterised by dazzling visual images that shift and change in the blink of an eye. Over the past decade, his work has been critically acclaimed around the world. ...

Koji Yamamura Retrospective + Q&A (15)

November 1, 2012
9:15 pm
Muybridge’s Strings, Koji Yamamura, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, 2012

Koji Yamamura is recognised as one of the masters of animation worldwide and undoubtedly the most influential and international Japanese independent animator of his generation. Breathtaking in their beauty, the free-spirited and surreal animation work of Koji Yamamura has garnered much acclaim throughout the world, including best film awards at all the major film and animation ...

LIAF Animation Industry Event: To finity and beyond: The future of animation in the UK

November 2, 2012
10:00 am
LIAF, Creative Skillset, London International Animation Festival, Animation Industry Event

Creative Skillset have joined up with us to run our Animation Industry Event and we’ve got all manner of topics being covered, by special guests from a wide range of very different areas. Each of them are ready to impart their knowledge and answer your questions in four carefully chosen panel sessions. For anyone working ...

LIAF Animation Industry Event: Moving Documentaries: animation, truth and lies

November 2, 2012
2:00 pm
LIAF, Creative Skillset, London International Animation Festival, Animation Industry Event

Creative Skillset have joined up with us to run our Animation Industry Event and we’ve got all manner of topics being covered, by special guests from a wide range of very different areas. Each of them are ready to impart their knowledge and answer your questions in four carefully chosen panel sessions. For anyone working ...

Music Video Session (15) – SOLD OUT

November 2, 2012
7:30 pm
Nightingale December Song, Theodore Ushev, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, 2012

Animation is an integral element in many of the best music videos. Producing them also provides a commercially viable way for animators to earn a living and produce work they can be proud of. Here are nineteen of the world’s best and most innovative music videos produced in the last 12 months, providing a visual ...