The Wild Pear Tree

In his new film, Nuri Bilge Ceylan takes the direction of his previous work, Winter Sleep (winner of the Palme d’Or), to new heights in a story that…

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06/11/18 07/11/18
Wild Strawberries

Winner of the Grand Prix for Best Film at the 1958 Berlin Film Festival, Bergman’s exploration of time, regret and the possibility of reconciliation…

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27/03/18 27/03/18
The Wizard of Oz

When young Dorothy and her dog, Toto are swept away from her home in Kansas by a tornado, she awakens in the magical, fantastical world of Oz.

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01/11/18 01/11/18
World Animation Competition 1

LIFF animation programmes have always showcased a heady mix of the most creative, clever and brilliant new short films from across Europe and beyond.…

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01/11/18 01/11/18
World Animation Competition 2

With 30 films from 19 different countries, LIFF presents one of the largest selections of short animations in UK film festivals. This year, we’ve…

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02/11/18 02/11/18
World Animation Competition 3

We end as we begin, with an unmissable collection of films to get under your skin in the way only animation can. It’s been a particularly strong year…

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