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LIAF: Schedule

LIAF 2019: Opening Night Gala feat. Female Figures – To Boldly Go + Q&A (15*)

November 29, 2019
6:30 pm
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, Slug Life, Sophie Koko Gate

Join us in this very special opening event at LIAF 2019 celebrating Female Figures and women making science fiction inspired, animated shorts. As accessible as the genre is, Sci-Fi is still viewed to be a ‘male’ genre. There are however many women artists who are as equally excited by the potential of scientific and technological innovation, ...

LIAF 2019: British Showcase + Filmmakers Introduction (15)

November 29, 2019
9:00 pm
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, Where

A comprehensive screening of the very best recently released British animation, including several world premieres. Check the pulse of the British animation scene, meet many of the filmmakers and see the films that will take British animation to the world. Nobody in the world screens more British animation than LIAF and this snapshot of the ...

LIAF 2019: Framed Film Club: Amazing Animations for 0-7 year-olds (U*)

November 30, 2019
11:00 am
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, Animanimals collection - Fly, Julia Ocker

Like childhood, animation is full of wonder and simple pleasures. This carefully chosen programme for our littlest and most special audience contains 12 of the best, most recent wonderful short animated films, full of joy, from all around the world. There’ll be talking animals, seriously fun adventures and wondrous tales to spark those little imaginations. Adults ...

LIAF 2019: International Competition Programme 1 – Abstract Showcase (12*)

November 30, 2019
5:00 pm
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, 4:3, Ross Hogg

Our annual survey of abstract and experimental animation. Animators working in this field employ every technique from hand-drawn ‘musical scores’ all the way across the scale to high definition, computer assisted image making. These 15 short films share a pure love of animated movement and an artist’s eye for filling the screen, harnessing colour and ...

LIAF 2019: International Competition Programme 2 – From Absurd to Zany (18*)

November 30, 2019
6:45 pm
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, I

The backbone of the whole LIAF mission. We’ve emerged from under the pile of more than 2,600 entries to put together a series of screenings that showcase the best 85 new films from every corner of the world. They can be funny, dramatic, bizarre, subdued, scary or autobiographical. The one thing they have in common ...

LIAF 2019: International Competition Programme 3 – Playing with Emotion (18*)

November 30, 2019
8:45 pm
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, Fridge, Eugene Kolb

The backbone of the whole LIAF mission. We’ve emerged from under the pile of more than 2,600 entries to put together a series of screenings that showcase the best 85 new films from every corner of the world. The one thing they have in common is that we think they’re the pick of the crop. ...