Started in 2007 the LOS ANGELES ANIMATION FESTIVAL has grown into one of LA’s premiere festivals – showcasing the best in international shorts and features, creating some of the best and informative industry panels and highlighting the latest industry innovations in animation technology.

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LAAF has attracted tens of thousands of animation fans and industry insiders over the years – honoring a host of influential directors, producers and performers including Brad Bird, Michele Civetta, Teddy Newton, Will Vinton, Tom Kenny, Bill Plympton, Nylon Pink and Chris Prynoski.

LAAF continues to break new ground with its diverse film screenings by inviting guest programmers including Artistic Director Sean Lennon.

Social networking, engaging industry panels, and demonstrations in new technology are of primary importance and 2018 will showcase more than ever before.


LAAF is LA’s only international film festival and symposium founded in 2007. More exciting details to follow in the coming months.

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For more information on the event and sponsorship enquiries:

Contact: miles@laafest.com