London Film Festival 2017

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The Big Bad Fox And Other Tales The Big Bad Fox And Other Tales
The Big Bad Fox And Other Tales and Big Fish And Begonia
The Big Bad Fox And Other Tales (Le Grand Méchant Renard Et Autres Contes) (Country: France; Year: 2017; Director: Patrick Imbert, Benjamin Renner; Writer: Jean Regnaud, Benjamin Renner; Stars: Voiced by, Bill Bailey, Aidrian Edmondson, Justin Edwards, Celia Imrie, Phil Jupitus, Matthew Goode)
A triptych of animated adventures.
Big Fish And Begonia (Country: China; Year: 2016; Director: Xuan Liang, Chun Zhang; Writer: Succeed Be, Xuan Liang; Stars: Guanlin Ji, Guangtao Jiang, Shih-Chieh King, Shulan Pan, Shangqing Su, Deshun Wang, Weizhou Xu)
Animated adventure about a girl who turns into a dolphin to visit the world of humans.
Becoming Who I Was (Country: South Korea; Year: 2017; Director: Moon Chang-Yong, Jeon Jin; Stars: Angdu Padma, Rigzin Urgain)
A reincarnated boy and his godfather go on an adventure.
Cloudboy (Country: Belgium, Sweden, Netherlands, Norway; Year: 2017; Director: Meikeminne Clinckspoor; Writer: Meikeminne Clinckspoor; Stars: Geert Van Rampelberg, Sara Sommerfeld, Mikkel Gaup, Daan Roofthooft, Ayla Gáren Audhild P. Nutti, Joakim Nils Tomas Trägårdh)
A city boy goes on an adventure when he is sent to live with his mother in Lapland.
The Day My Father Became A Bush (Country: Croatia, Belgium, Netherlands; Year: 2017; Director: Nicole van Kilsdonk; Writer: Nicole van Kilsdonk, Maureen Versprille; Stars: Celeste Holsheimer, Matsen Montsma, Noortje Herlaar, Susan Visser, Anneke Blok, Britte Lagcher, Teun Kuilboer, Puck van Stijn, Jef Hoogmartens, Leny Breederveld, Jobst Schnibbe)
A displaced girl faces a challenging journey after her town is caught up in civil war.
Ivan Tsarevitch and the Changing Princess: Four Enchanting Tales Ivan Tsarevitch and the Changing Princess: Four Enchanting Tales
Ivan Tsarevitch and the Changing Princess: Four Enchanting Tales and Lu Over The Wall
Ivan Tsarevitch and the Changing Princess: Four Enchanting Tales (Ivan Tsarévitch et la princesse changeante) (Country: France; Year: 2016; Director: Michel Ocelot; Writer: Michel Ocelot; Stars: Marine Griset, Julien Béramis, Michel Elias, Olivier Claverie, Yves Barsacq, Olivia Brunaux, Isabelle Guiard, Michel Ocelot, Asil Raïs)
Four animated tales give a twist to tradition.
Liyana (Country: Swaziland, Qatar, US; Year: 2017; Director: Aaron Kopp; Stars: Gcina Mhlophe)
Documentary hybrid of five orphaned children on a quest.
Lu Over The Wall (Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta) (Country: Japan; Year: 2017; Director: Masaaki Yuasa; Writer: Reiko Yoshida, Masaaki Yuasa; Stars: Kanon Tani, Shôta Shimoda, Shin'ichi Shinohara, Akira Emoto, Minako Kotobuki, Soma Saito)
A teenage musician attracts the attentions of a mermaid.

Portrait of a lady and a city Fabien Constant on Sarah Jessica Parker and the team behind Blue Night

Style and grace Kate Novack and Andrew Rossi on The Gospel According To André

On the road again Kent Jones on Tribeca award winner Diane

Putting island in doc Gabrielle Brady on the challenges of shooting Island Of The Hungry Ghosts

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