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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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31/03/18 31/03/18
Young Animator of the Year Awards 2018

The YAY! Award is a brand new competition for young animators up to the age of 14 from the UK and continues the festival’s tradition of supporting…

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Welcome to Leeds Young Film Festival 2018

Leeds Young Film Festival is the UK’s largest film event of its kind, where the whole family can watch, learn and play. Join us and over 12,000 other children and their families this Easter, 26 March - 5 April to explore the world of film, animation and virtual reality through screenings, exhibitions and workshops across the City with our programme zones. Make your screen time shared time with family favourites and brand new films at Reel Kids; learn and play with Aardman, Minecraft, Cartoon Network and more at Animation Central, and visit the UK’s first family-focused virtual reality event to get your hands on some of the lastest VR experiences and even create your own at the FREE VR Zone.

Leeds Young Film Festival is presented by Leeds City Council with the support of the BFI Film Festival Fund, awarding funds from The National Lottery, and by public funding from Arts Council England.

Explore the full programme here or browse through an electronic version of the full 48 page LYFF 2018 Guide below.