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, January 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
 The LIFT Screenwriters 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...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
  Short by Dairo Cervantes   COL-MEX: Film and Video from Colombia and MexicoProgram curated by Jorge Lorenzo for the LIFT Artist Residency    Jorge Lorenzo is LIFT's Winter 2017 Artist in Residence. "I have travelled to and fro between Bogota (Colombia) and...
Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 8:00pm
  "'On The Road' by Jack Kerouac" by Jorge Lorenzo    Jorge Lorenzo is LIFT's Winter 2017 Artist in Residence.  The Wank (USA 2004), 16mm, b&w, silent, 1:00minBlue-up (USA 2005) 16mm, 4:30min., color, soundPINHOLE SERIES 1: Bulb (USA 2006) 16mm film...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 (All day)
  LIFT ANNOUNCES WINTER 2017 ARTIST IN RESIDENCEJORGE LORENZO Toronto, December 9, 2016—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that Mexican filmmaker Jorge Lorenzo has joined us in Toronto as an artist in residence from December 6, 2016 to January...
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 5:00pm
 November 15, 2016   LIFT PRODUCTION/POST-PRODUCTION SUPPORT GRANT 2016  Deadline: Monday, December 5, 2016 at 5:00pmComplete grant applications must be received by 5:00pm on Monday, December 5, 2016 by mail or dropped off in person to the LIFT office. Absolutely no fax or email...
Friday, November 25, 2016 - 10:00am
  CALL FOR SUBMISSIONSLIFT and PIX FILM STUDIO IMMERSION PROGRAM 2017 Thematic: Hybrid Models of Filmmaking  November 25, 2016—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) and PIX FILM are seeking applications for a new Studio Immersion Program in 2017. We are...
Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 3:00pm
  LIFT co-presents the "Workman Arts Shorts Program"at the 2016 Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival  A very special program of new works by the membership of the Rendezvous With Madness's parent organization Workman Arts (WA). WA is an arts and mental health organization known...
Saturday, November 5, 2016 - 3:00pm
  The House of Unconsciousness by Priit Tender  LIFT co-presents the Toronto Animated Image Society's"Welcome to the House of Unconsciousness"Artist Talk and Screening with Estonian Animator Priit Tender  Join TAIS for an afternoon with Priit Tender, Estonian master...
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 7:00pm
        The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) co-present Becoming Sensor in Sentient Worlds: Elke Marhöfer and Natasha Myers  2016 Goethe-LIFT Artist-in-Residence Elke Marhöfer in conversation with Natasha Myers Elke Marhöfer (Berlin) is the 2016...
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 3:00pm
   Heidi Lost by Jamie Whitecrow   LIFT co-presents at the 2016 imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival."Fresh Takes" Program  New voices take centre stage in this programme of four World Premieres that had their start at imagineNATIVE! Featuring three short works...