Programming

Displayed here is a partial list of LIFT programming and co-presentations going back to 2004. Entries are sorted by date, with the most recent entries first. The programming links on the left provide a a quick view of each program offered by LIFT and calls for submissions.

 

 

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 7:00pm
 The LIFT Screenwriter's Circle meets on the third Wednesday of each month* to facilitate skill-sharing, supportive critique and moving member scripts from the page to the screen. The group is open to all LIFT members.  No experience is necessary, just a passion for words and images...
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7:30pm
 Midnight at the Continental by Sonya Reynolds and Lauren Hortie  LIFT co-presents at the 2015 Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival. Toronto the Good proves to be Toronto the Fab-u-lous with Inside Out's annual showcase of locally produced short films, which highlight the...
Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 2:00pm
    As part of Impermanent Collections, Temporary Occupations, and Other Gatherings, a solo exhibition of the work of Maggie Groat at the Rodman Hall Arts Centre, she will be selecting texts from the Rodman Hall library, working with the material of the institution itself to engender...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 7:00pm
   LIFT co-presents Deux Jours, Une Nuit (Two Days, One Night)at the 2015 Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts Deux Jours, Une Nuit (Two Days, One Night)Dirs. Luc Dardenne and Jean-Pierre Dardenne For the first time, the Dardenne Brothers have teamed with a...
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 5:00pm
  LIFT co-presents Transatlanticat the 2015 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival TransatlanticDir. Felix Dufour-Laperrière Friday April 24 @ 5:00 PM, Scotiabank Theatre 3Saturday April 25 @ 4:00 PM, Scotiabank Theatre 7 In August 2013,...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 3:00pm
    As part of the 28th annual Images Festival, this salon will feature Andrea Fraser's essay "Performance or Enactment" as selected by Martha Wilson.  Martha Wilson in attendance. As part of the 2015 Images Festival, Wilson will be participating in performance artist...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 (All day)
 2015 LIFT and imagineNATIVE Mentorship Winner Jaene Castrillon Toronto, April 16, 2015—imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival and the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) are pleased to announce that Toronto-based Indigenous Colombian artist Jaene Castrillon is the...
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
 The Retrochronological Transfer of Information by Tad Ermitano LIFT co-presents the The Kalampag Tracking Agency programat the 2015 Images Festival Curators: Merv Espina, Shireen Seno Overcoming institutional and personal lapses to give attention to little-seen works—some quite...
Friday, April 3, 2015 - 7:30pm
   Vadi-Samvadi by Claudio Caldini LIFT co-presents the Fantasmas Cromáticos programat the 2015 aluCine Toronto Latin Film + Media Arts Festival FANTASMAS CROMÁTICOSTHE FILMS OF CLAUDIO CALDINI Claudio Caldini in Attendance! Q&A Following Screening “...
Monday, March 23, 2015 - 7:00pm
  “…a container for mere possibilities that have not yet happened, a body in a state of becoming through time, or a structure for the expression of time as it moves both forwards and backwards at once.” Co-facilitated by Jacob Korczynski, Kim Simon and cheyanne turions As part...