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LIAF: Schedule

LIAF 2014 Opening Night Gala Screening: McLaren’s Influences (15)

October 24, 2014
6:20 pm
Norman McLaren

Help us celebrate the opening of LIAF 2014 with a cracking selection of highlights from right across the festival programme. We’ll take some of the hottest films from competition, mix them with some gems from the specially curated programmes and give you a chance to meet some festival guests. This is the essential LIAF show bag to whet your ...

LIAF 2014 UK Premiere Feature: Rocks in my Pockets (Signe Baumane, Latvia/US) (15)

October 24, 2014
9:00 pm
Rocks in my Pockets, Signe Baumane, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Latvia, the late 1920’s. Anna, a young woman, pretty and educated, falls in love with an adventurous entrepreneur, 30 years her senior. But with marriage comes great jealousy, and the entrepreneur hides Anna away in the forest, far from other men, where she bears him eight children. The Great Depression hits them hard. Then Latvia ...