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LIFT Touring Workshop with London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA): Pop Up Cinema
  LIFT Touring Workshop with  London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA):Pop Up Cinema Workshop:Saturday, March 19, 201611am - 4pmMembers/ Students: $20General: $30Cost includes materials. Register online here by Monday, March 14, 2016Pre-registration required (via LOMAA) Enrollment is limited to 8 people.  Because the instructors are...
LIFT Touring Workshop with Ed Video: Script Supervision
  LIFT Touring Workshop with Ed Video Media Arts Centre: Script Supervision Workshop:Saturday, March 19, 201610am - 5pm Members/ Students: $50.00General: $70.00 Enrollment is limited to 8 people.Pre-registration and payment in full is required: angus(at)edvideo.org  Because the instructors are traveling for the workshops we require pre-registration. We also require...
LIFT Touring Master Class with Belleville Downtown DocFest: Brian D. Johnson
  LIFT Touring Master Class with Belleville Downtown DocFest  The Delinquent Documentary: How to Direct a Film That Has Authority IssuesA Discussion with Brian D. Johnson (Director/Producer Al Purdy was Here)  Saturday, March 5, 20162:30pm - 5:00pmCapers Richie Room272 Front StreetBelleville, ON  Join Brian D. Johnson as he shares the story of his trajectory from longtime...
LIFT Office and Store Closed for Family Day - Feb 15
 The LIFT office and store will be closed for Family Day on Monday, February 15th, 2016. LIFT will reopen on Tuesday, February 16th at 10:00AM. 
Call for Applicants: LIFT and imagineNATIVE 12th annual Mentorship Program - Extended
       Call for Applicants:LIFT and imagineNATIVE 12th annual Mentorship Program   Toronto, January 28, 2016—Do you have a great idea for a 5-minute short film? Celebrating 12 years of supporting independent Indigenous film, the LIFT/imagineNATIVE Mentorship program welcomes you to explore 16mm filmmaking through the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of...
LIFT co-presents "Eavesdropping on Souls" program at the Toronto Black Film Festival
  LIFT co-presents at the 2016 Toronto Black Film Festival.Eavesdropping on Souls: A Journey into Haitian Arts Eavesdropping on Souls, written and produced by Jacqueline Jean Baptiste a Haitian educator living in Toronto, Canada is a brilliant and much needed documentary on Haitian art, painting, photography, woodworking, sculpture and Haitian culture.  She wisely presents an...
LIFT Touring Workshop with London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA): A Voice and Nothing More
  LIFT Touring Workshop with  London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA):A Voice and Nothing More Workshop:Saturday, February 6, 201610am  - 4pm Members/ Students: $20.00General: $30.00 Pre-registration required (via LOMAA)  Enrollment is limited to 8 people. Because the instructors are traveling for the workshops we require pre-...
LIFT co-presents "Man with a Small-Gauge Movie Camera" program at the 8 Fest
   LIFT co-presents at the 2016 8 Fest.Man with a Small-Gauge Movie Camera: Spotlight on the Small-Gauge Films and Diary Sketchbook Films of Keith Lock Keith Lock in attendance Keith Lock holds a unique position in the landscape of Canadian Cinema, traversing both the Industry and Indie filmmaking in addition to being the first Canadian-Chinese filmmaker. He has worked...
LIFT Touring Workshop with London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA): Behind the Scenes: Making Music Documentaries
 LIFT Touring Workshop with  London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA):Behind the Scenes: Making Music Documentaries Workshop:Saturday, January 23, 201610am  - 4pm Members/ Students: $20General: $30  Pre-registration required (via LOMAA) Enrollment is limited to 8 people.  Because the instructors are traveling for the workshops we require...
LIFT announces Ontario Touring Filmmaking Workshops - Winter 2016 Season
  Karl Reinsalu setting up an outdoor screening for the 2015 Parkdale Film + Video Showcase.  THE LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO (LIFT)ANNOUNCES THE WINTER 2016 SEASON OFONTARIO TOURING FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS    Toronto, January 22, 2016—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce the winter season of the Ontario touring...