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LIAF: Schedule

Amazing Animations (0-6 year olds) (U)

October 26, 2013
10:00 am
Miriam's Green Spots, Priit Tender, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Animation, like childhood, can be just full of wonder with the biggest pleasures being the simplest ones. This programme carefully chosen for our littlest and most special audience strips away all the soft-sell toy ads and the over-the-top blockbuster-style special effects and just delivers up a programme of wonderful films full of simple joys. At Barbican ...

Sacrebleu Productions: Studio Focus (15)

October 26, 2013
2:00 pm
Tram, Michaela Pavlatova, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Founded by Ron Dyens in 1999, the Paris production and distribution studio has produced more than 40 films that have nearly 1000 screenings at festivals all over the world. Their roster of animators contains some of the most stylish and sophisticated auteur animators in Europe who, under the supportive umbrella of Sacrebleu, have produced some ...

Flipbook Challenge Workshop

October 26, 2013
2:30 pm
LIAF Flipbook Challenge, London International Animation Festival

If you’ve not made a flipbook before, or if you’d like to find out a little more about this particular form of micro-animation, then pop along to our Flipbook Challenge Workshop. Flipbook expert Elizabeth Hobbs will share her expertise in the form of tips, tricks and demonstrations, then guide you as you embark upon creating ...

10 Sci-Fi Animations (15)

October 26, 2013
4:00 pm
Countdown, Celine Desrumaux, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Wow – we made it to our 10th anniversary!! We’ve received more than 12,000 entries, screened more than 2,500 films, and had some of the most talented animators in the world come and hang out with us. This is the second of three special screenings reviewing the very best comedy, horror and sci-fi films that have ...

Canadian Indie Showcase 1 (15)

October 26, 2013
7:00 pm
The Empress, Lyle Pisio, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Canada holds an iconic and unique position in the world of indie, auteur animation. Beside her network of world class schools and the iconic institution known as the National Film Board of Canada is a vast, diverse and outrageously gifted community of fiercely independents that stretches from one coast to the other and makes do ...

International Competition Programme 1 (15)

October 26, 2013
7:00 pm
Kick-Heart, Masaaki Yuasa, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

The backbone of the whole LIAF mission. Somehow we’ve emerged from under the pile of 2,350 entries with enough strength and wits intact to put together a series of programmes that showcase the best 100 or so new films. Six ‘general’ International Competition Programmes, our ever popular Abstract Showcase and Long Shorts programmes, plus the British Showcase. ...