LIFF 2019 is very proud to present a season of films by esteemed filmmaker Helena Třeštíková and we are thrilled to welcome her as a special guest at the festival. Třeštíková will be taking part in a Q&A following a screening of her latest documentary Forman vs Forman.

We are delighted to welcome the creators behind some fantastic feature films for special guest appearances at LIFF 2019. We have a range of guests including directors, leading cast, producers and other various crew members participating in Q&As and introducing their films. 

Producer Ameenah Ayub Allen and editor Maya Maffioli
Wednesday 6 November, 6:30pm. Leeds Town Hall, Victoria Hall

Kes: Reimagined
Stage show director + choreographer Jonathan Watkins and composer Alex Baranowski
Thursday 7 November, 6:30pm. Vue in The Light

The Cave (Thailand)
Director Tom Waller
Sunday 10 November, 7:45pm. Leeds Town Hall, Victoria Hall

Here For Life + Luna Llena
Assistant director Therese Henningsen
Monday 11 November, 6:15pm. Everyman

Green for Danger
Dr Melanie Bell
Tuesday 12 November, 4:30pm. Hyde Park Picture House

Beau Travail
Film editor Liza Ryan Carter, Fellow of the Institute of Psychoanalysis Susie Godsil
Wednesday 13 November, 5:15pm. Hyde Park Picture House.

Free Lunch Society: Come Come Basic Income + UBI Lab Talk
UBI Group Leeds members Reinhard Huss, Jonny Ross Tatam, Matt Saunders and Ann Forsaith
Wednesday 13 November, 7:30pm. Leeds Town Hall, Albert Room

Mutant Blast
Director + writer Fernando Alle, actor Pedro Barão Dias and composer Antoni Maiovvi 
Saturday 16 November, 2am. Hyde Park Picture House

Forman vs Forman
Director Helena Třeštíková
Saturday 16 November, 1pm.  

Director, writer + actor Aki Omoshaybi
Saturday 16 November, 5:15pm. Everyman

The Atom: A Love Affair
Director Vicki Lesley
Saturday 16 November, 6:15pm. Leeds Town Hall, Albert Room 

W.I.T.C.H. - We Intend to Cause Havoc
Director Gio Arlotta
Saturday 16 November, 8:30pm. Belgrave Music Hall

Punk the Capital: Building a Sound Movement
Director James June Schneider
Sunday 17 November, 5:15pm. Hyde Park Picture House
Tuesday 19 November, 8:45pm. Leeds Town Hall, Albert Room