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International Competition Programme 4: Playing With Emotion (15*)

London International Animation Festival

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I'm OK part of LIAF's Playing With Emotion

This programme takes a look at all aspects of emotion – love and hate, sadness, anxiety and confusion.

Subjects range from a poetic depiction of female sexuality through the ages, the wounds of heartbreak and trauma in the First World War, a wild adventure to find a stolen heart, and the awkwardness of puberty – when your best friend becomes something more.


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