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British Showcase – The Animator’s Stories

Hum, Emily and Anne, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

We champion animation, be it international or home-grown and our British Showcase is the best place to start for the latter. What follows is the result of a Q&A with each of the filmmakers who have films featuring in our Oct 30th screening. We hope you enjoy…

Find out more about the films in our British […]

NFB 3D Stereoscopic Programme + Theodore Ushev’s 3D Trilogy

Tower Bawher, Theodore Ushev, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, NFB

On Oct  30, 21:00 at the Barbican, we’ll be screening a 3D Stereoscopic programme curated by the National Film Board of Canada (NFB)’s Head of 3D Animation, Munro Ferguson and introduced here by Malcolm Turner (LIAF Co-Director & Director of Melbourne International Animation Festival  – MIAF)

Find out more or book tickets here

The NFB has been experimenting […]

Abstract Showcase – LIAF Director’s Musings

Shift, Max Hattler, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

LIAF Director – Nag Vladermersky shares his thoughts on this year’s Abstract Showcase programme, which screens today (27 Oct at 16:00, the Barbican). Find out more or book tickets here

What are they spiking Max Hattler’s drinks with? Whether it’s prestigious artist-in-residence gigs in Denmark, delivering masterclasses at Swiss universities and festivals, doing live VJ sets […]

Animated Documentaries + Filmmakers Q&A Today

Seams and Embers, Claire Lamond, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Animated Documentaries today and we’re very pleased to be able to welcome many of the filmmakers afterwards on stage for a Q&A.

When you think about it, animation is a great tool for creating documentaries. Perhaps the camera couldn’t be present during the action; perhaps the action is invisible to a live action camera or maybe […]

LIAF 2013 Launch Night & A Marvellous Micro Movie

Launch night for LIAF 2013!!! Tonight marks the beginning of our 10-day-long celebration of animation… and our 10th birthday! So we thought we’d briefly pop up for air from the final day of preparation, and basically… boast… about this brilliant LIAF promotional short film, made for us by the NFTS’s Bexie Bush.

Bexie came up with […]

LIAF 2013 Free Programme Download

LIAF 2013 Programme free download

We’ve gone to press and you can now pick up a free copy of the LIAF 2013 printed programme from the Barbican cinema foyers. The official LIAF 2013 Brochure will be available to purchase during the festival.

You can also grab yourself a free download of our printed programme here, or if you’d rather have a […]