London International Animation Festival †

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 2ND NOVEMBER 2014

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London International Animation FestivalThe London International Animation Festival is a showcase of creative animation taking place at the Barbican and throughout the city with gala premieres, Q&As, workshops and the Best of the Festival screening. Now in its eleventh year, the Festival aims to dispel the myth that animation is little more than cartoons for children by screening a broad range of entertaining and provocative films from across the planet. The UK's largest festival of its kind, LIAF features a comprehensive ten-day programme featuring the best of the international indie animation scene, encapsulating every style, genre and technique possible, with over 200 films including many British premieres. Children and adults also get the opportunity to take part in a drop-in animation workshop and the LIAF Flipbook challenge lead by acclaimed animator Elizabeth Hobbs during the afternoon of 25th October 2014.

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7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 7 minutes from London International Animation Festival
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £175† 24% off
49-50 St John's Square, EC1V | 9 minutes from London International Animation Festival
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St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 9 minutes from London International Animation Festival
Found in the trendy neighbourhood of Clerkenwell, The Zetter Hotel provides stylish boutique accommodation within a converted Victorian warehouse. With 59 rooms, each individually designed and ... More
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London Symphony Orchestra
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Sunday 4th December 2016 - 7pm
London International Animation Festival, Silk Street, EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
John Adams conducts the orchestra to perform his piece, El Nino, featuring soprano Joelle Harvey, mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano and counter-tenors Daniel Bubeck, Brian Cummings and ...More
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Cymbeline
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 2nd & 3rd, 8th, 10th and 15th to 17th Dec 2016 - Various Times
London International Animation Festival, Silk Street, EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
Shakespeare's erotic and politically charged study of marital discord and deception. Directed by Melly Still with Gillian Bevan as the first woman to play Cymbeline in ...More
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The Mobility Of Facts
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 30th September to 17th December 2016 - 11am-6pm
London International Animation Festival, 50 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 6 minutes from London International Animation Festival
Exhibitions & Art, Sculpture....More
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
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Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
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Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
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Barbican - Curve Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
Part of the Barbican Centre for arts and conferences the Curve Gallery, situated on the ground floor, has changing exhibitions of photography, art and design. ... More
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Barbican Art Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Silk Street, City, London EC2 | Same location as London International Animation Festival
The Barbican is renowned as one of London's top venues for theatre, art and dance. At the Barbican Art Gallery on level 3 you get ... More
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Barbican Conservatory
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Gallery Floor (Level 3), Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
Home to over 2,000 species of tropical plants and trees, the Barbican's Conservatory is a hidden tropical oasis in the heart of the city. So it ... More
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Zwemmer Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
The Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
Specialises in books on art ... More
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Barbican Chimes Music Shop
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from London International Animation Festival
Tucked away near the Barbican multi-arts centre and the world-renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Chimes Music is in illustrious company. Since opening in 1983 ... More
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Flittner
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
86 Moorgate, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from London International Animation Festival
An old-fashioned barber’s patronised by city gentlemen and established in 1904. As well as a shampoo and cut you can also have the traditional hot towel ... More
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Searcy's Bar and Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
The Barbican Centre, Level 2, City, London EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
Modern European cuisine. Booking advised. Dress smart casual. ... More
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Bonfire
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1st floor Barbican Centre, City, London EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
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Osteria
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
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Guildhall School Of Music And Drama
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from London International Animation Festival
Careers and Student advice ... More
Museum of London Access & Learning
London > Education > Evening Classes
London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from London International Animation Festival
Courses in history, archaeology and creative writing... More
University of Law
London > Education > Law
2 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from London International Animation Festival
The University of Law is a national institution with branches all over the UK. Along with BPP and City, the University of Law is widely recognised ... More
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Bodymotion Chiropractic and Sports Injuries Clinic
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Wood Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from London International Animation Festival
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Barbican Acupuncture
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
1 Wallside, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from London International Animation Festival
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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from London International Animation Festival
Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
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The Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from London International Animation Festival
One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
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Fox & Anchor
London > Nightlife > Pubs
115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 6 minutes from London International Animation Festival
This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
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The Hat & Feathers
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from London International Animation Festival
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El Vino
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Bastion Highwalk, 125 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from London International Animation Festival
Wine Bar ... More
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Cocktail Trading Company Smithfield
London > Nightlife > Bars
50-52 Long Acre Lane, EC1A | 5 minutes from London International Animation Festival
Following the huge success of the Cocktail Trading Company in Oxford Circus, launched in January 2015, the award winning team ... More
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Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from London International Animation Festival
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Barbican Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as London International Animation Festival
The Barbican Centre is the jewel in London's artistic crown, with its theatres, concert halls, art galleries and cinema providing a year-round programme of ... More
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The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from London International Animation Festival
While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
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Brewers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Aldermanbury Square, Moorgate, City, London EC2V | 4 minutes from London International Animation Festival
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