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LIAF: Schedule

LIAF 2020: Opening Night Gala featuring Female Figures – Growing Up + pre-recorded Screentalk (15) ONLINE

November 27, 2020
5:55 pm
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, A Different Category, Linnéa Haviland

In this most unusual of years we are extremely proud to be able to screen this very special opening event at LIAF 2020, curated by Abigail Addison. As an antidote to all that is happening around us, Female Figures 2020 ‘Growing Up’ considers coming of age stories, memories and experiences. In these animations, reflections on childish fantasies ...

LIAF 2020: International Competition Programme 1 – Abstract Showcase ONLINE

November 27, 2020
8:00 pm
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, Black Snot and Golden Squares, Irina Rubina

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 14 short films share a pure love of animated movement and an artist’s eye for filling the screen, harnessing colour and creating ...