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LIAF: Schedule

LIAF 2020: Framed Film Club – Amazing Animations for 0-7 year-olds (U) at barbican

November 28, 2020
11:30 am
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, Patchwork Penguin, Angela Steffen

Like childhood, animation is full of wonder and simple pleasures. Come and take a mind-bending ride with us and watch 13 of the best, most recent short animated films, full of visually dazzling joy, from all around the world. LIAF has long been at the forefront of championing storytelling that inspires the imaginations of children and adults ...

LIAF 2020: British Showcase (15) ONLINE

November 28, 2020
6:00 pm
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, The Song of a Lost Boy, Daniel Quirke

A comprehensive screening of the very best recently released British animation, including several UK and world premieres. Check the pulse of the British animation scene, and see the films that will take British animation to the world. The history of British animation is a long and complex story but British filmmakers have a tendency to dig ...

LIAF 2020: International Competition Programme 2 – From Absurd to Zany + Screen Talk ONLINE

November 28, 2020
8:00 pm
LIAF, London International Animation Festival, My Galactic Twin Galaction, Sasha Svirsky

Independent animation is an art form that continues to thrive and develop as a breathtaking medley of styles, materials, techniques and production - from hand drawn, paint on glass, collage, sculpture, cut outs, puppets, abstract to some of the more interesting developments in CGI – all of which can be seen at this year’s LIAF. We’ve ...