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LIFT Touring Workshop with Near North Mobile Media Lab: Memory Movies: Remixing North Bay's Visual Archive
   LIFT Touring Workshop With Near North Mobile Media Lab: Memory Movies: Remixing North Bay's Visual Archive  Workshop: Saturday, May 20, 2017 10:00am - 4:00pmSunday, May 21, 2017 10:00am - 4:00pm    $50 for N2M2L members$60 non-members To register: http://n2m2l.ca/workshops/workshops-for-adults Using archival footage of North Bay over the decades, this...
The Rendered Earth: Films and Artworks by Tinne Zenner
   Arrábida by Tinne Zenner   The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to present The Rendered Earth: Films and Artworks by Tinne Zenner    Zenner in attendance   On Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 7pm at PIX Film Gallery (1411 Dufferin Street, Unit C), Tinne Zenner will present an artist talk and a screening of her films, featuring...
LIFT co-presents "Journey to Belong" at Mayworks
   LIFT co-presents Journey to Belongat the 2017 Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts Co-presented with Shameless Magazine, Inside Out: Toronto LGBT Film Festival, Workers’ Action Centre, Alliance Française de Toronto, Caregivers’ Action Centre, Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto, Migrant Workers Alliance for Change Co-sponsored by CUPE Ontario...
LIFT co-presents "Maison du bonheur" at Hot Docs
    LIFT co-presents Maison du bonheurat the 2017 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival Maison du Bonheur Dir. Sofia Bohdanowicz Wednesday May 3 @ 8:45 PM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 4Thursday May 4 @ 10:15 AM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 3 Friday May 5 @ 3:45 PM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 3 In 30 carefully constructed segments, Maison du bonheur paints an endearing...
LIFT announces Danish Visiting Artist Tinne Zenner
    LIFT ANNOUNCES DANISH VISITING ARTISTTINNE ZENNER  Toronto, April 20, 2017—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that Tinne Zenner has joined us from Copenhagen as a visiting artist from April 10 to May 21, 2017 to work on completing a film that she shot this winter in Greenland, while attending a residency at Nuuk Art Museum....
Personal Health Insurance for Individual LIFT Members
     Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Personal Health Insurance for LIFT Members Through the Arts & Entertainment Plan® We are pleased to announced that through the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT)’s organizational membership with Media Arts Network of Ontario / Réseau des arts médiatiques de l’Ontario (MANO | RAMO) individual LIFT members are now...
LIFT announces Ontario Touring Filmmaking Workshops - Spring 2017 Season
 Filmmaker Eva Kolcze inspecting some 16mm film. Photo by Spencer Barclay.   THE LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO (LIFT)ANNOUNCES THE SPRING 2017 SEASON OF ONTARIO TOURING FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS      Toronto, April 5, 2017—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce the spring season of the Ontario touring filmmaking...
LIFT co-presents "Maison du bonheur" at Hot Docs
   LIFT co-presents Maison du bonheurat the 2017 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival  Maison du bonheurDir. Sofia Bohdanowicz Wednesday May 3 @ 8:45 PM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 4Thursday May 4 @ 10:15 AM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 3Friday May 5 @ 3:45 PM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 3  In 30 carefully constructed segments, Maison du bonheur paints an endearing...
LIFT Office and Store Closed for Good Friday - Apr 14
 The LIFT office and store will be closed for Good Friday on Friday, April 14, 2017. LIFT will reopen on Monday, April 17 (Easter Monday) at 10:00AM. 
LIFT and imagineNATIVE 2017 Mentorship Announcement
  2017 LIFT and imagineNATIVE Mentorship Winner Samay Arcentales Cajas  Toronto, March 29, 2017—imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival and the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) are pleased to announce that Toronto-based Kichwa (Ecuador) artist Samay Arcentales Cajas is the recipient of the 13th annual LIFT/imagineNATIVE Mentorship. This annual mentorship...