16/10/19 16/10/19
LIFF Presents: The Peanut Butter Falcon

A modern Mark Twain style adventure story, The Peanut Butter Falcon tells the story of Zak (Zack Gottsagen), a young man with Down syndrome, who runs…

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The Lighthouse

You have never seen a film quite like The Lighthouse. Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson play Victorian lightkeepers sticking out a four-week stint…

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09/11/19 12/11/19
Little Monsters

Washed-up musician Dave volunteers to be a chaperone on his nephew’s school trip to Pleasant Valley Farm so he can spend time with fearless teacher Ms…

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The Little Shop of Horrors

When nerdy flower shop assistant Seymour Krelbourne finds a strange plant during an eclipse, he doesn't know it's actually an alien with a thirst for…

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The Lobster: Philosophy on Film

In a dystopian near-future single people must check into The Hotel, where they have 45 days to find their perfect mate or be turned into an animal.

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11/10/19 11/10/19
Location, Location, Location: Scouting Your Film

One of the most challenging aspects of any independent film is sourcing the ideal locations. Whether it's a warehouse for your next horror or a Period…

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