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, March 18, 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, February 26, 2015 (All day)
             February 26, 2015 Call for Applicants:LIFT and imagineNATIVE 11th annual Mentorship Program Do you have a great idea for a 5 minute short film? Celebrating 11 years of supporting independent Indigenous film, the LIFT...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 (All day)
 February 25, 2015 The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is seeking applications from international (non-Canadian Citizens and Residents) artists for 4–6 week individual production residencies to take place between October 2015 and August 2016. LIFT is an artist-run...
Monday, February 16, 2015 - 8:00pm
 The Dragon is the Frame by Mary Helena Clark  Early Monthly Segments (EMS) #70Mary Helena Clark in person! Co-presented by the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) Early Monthly Segments hosts a screening of the 16mm films of American filmmaker...
Thursday, February 5, 2015 (All day)
  THE LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO (LIFT)ANNOUNCES AMERICAN VISITING ARTIST MARY HELEN CLARK Toronto, February 11, 2015—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that American filmmaker Mary Helena Clark has joined us in Toronto...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 8:00pm
 Rainbow’s Gravity, 2014 The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to present Rainbow’s Gravity: Videos by Kerstin Schroedinger and Mareike Bernien  Winter 2015 Artist in Residence Kerstin Schroedinger in attendance Program:Red, she said (2011, video,...
Monday, January 19, 2015 - 3:00pm
  As part of VILLA Toronto, this salon will feature selections from the writings of Karen Barad as well as a performance of Is 1 hr 1 hr?, a script by Tiziana La Melia produced in collaboration with Laurie Kang. Performance by Christine Atkinson and Laurie Kang.  As part of...
Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 3:00pm
  In collaboration with VILLA Toronto, this salon will feature excerpts from Albert Camus' The First Man and W. G. Sebald's The Rings of Saturn as selected by Iris Häussler. Iris Häussler in attendance. As part of VILLA Toronto, Iris Häussler will be presenting the Foundation...
Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 6:00pm
 Jude and the Jinn, Principle Collaborators: Thembani Mdluli (director), Hedyeh Bozorgzadeh (producer),Rolla Tahir (writer), Jade Blair (director of photography),  The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to present ROUND-UP 2014 LIFT is pleased to announce...
Sunday, January 4, 2015 (All day)
  LIFT ANNOUNCES WINTER 2015 ARTIST IN RESIDENCE KERSTIN SCHROEDINGER  Toronto, January 19, 2015—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) announces that Zurich-based filmmaker Kerstin Schroedinger has arrived in Toronto to participate in LIFT’s international artist-in-...