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LIAF Day 2: 5 Programmes & Theodore Ushev Masterclass

Theodore Ushev, Masterclass, LIAF, London International Animation Festival, Arthur Lipsett

Yesterdays 'SixPackFilm Tribute' had the added bonus of a Q&A with Dietmar Schwarzler (one of the 'big three' that run SixPackFilm). Dietmar (who's also part of the judges panel at this year's LIAF), spoke about the thriving experimental and abstract scene in Austria and how he suspects this is a response to the right wing ...

Family Screening & Children’s Workshop begins LIAF Day 2

LIAF, London International Animation Festival, Kevin Griffiths, FVW, Film & Video Workshop

An extra special thank you to The Film & Video Workshop. So day two of LIAF began with a little help from The Film & Video Workshop and a certain BAFTA award-winning animator. Kevin Griffiths and some of the the FVW team came to join us at the Barbican to run an animation workshop for our youngest ...

We’re here!

Barbican, LIAF 2011, London International Animation Festival, Cinema 1

LIAF 2011 is here... and we have officially leapt off the starting blocks in style!!! What an absolutely fantastic day!!! Firstly... a gargantuan 'thank you' to the well-oiled Barbican machine. We are over the moon with our first day's adventure and can't wait for the remaining nine! So we began the day with the predictably unpredictable.. a ...

LIAF 2011 Masterclasses

Wojtek Wawszczyk

We still have a few places remaining on this year's LIAF Masterclasses. As part of the London International Animation Festival 2011 we are very proud to be presenting two very special masterclasses with some of our finest animators. These workshops are open to participants on a strict, first-come, first served basis and are ...

Long Shorts

Bobby Yeah, Robert Morgan, Animation Horror, LIAF, London International Animation Festival

Bobby Yeah!! You know we here at LIAF love it and are very happy to be screening it this year in our Long Shorts Session on Wednesday 31st August. And what a session this will be - the latest puppet masterwork from the Brothers Quay - 'Masks', the film that's been ...

Phil Mulloy Interview

Dead but not Buried, Mister Yakamoto, LIAF 2011, London Internatinoal Animation Festival

Phil Mulloy's new feature film 'Dead But Not Buried' is the opening film at LIAF 2011 and we're particularly proud to mention - a World Premiere. LIAF interviewed Phil  earlier on in the year. Read on to find out about this Best of Fest award winning animator.     LIAF You are often described as the enfant terrible of ...