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, February 17, 2016 - 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 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
  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...
Friday, January 29, 2016 - 9:00pm
   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...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 10:00am
       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...
Sunday, January 10, 2016 - 6:00pm
 No End by Josephine Massarella The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to present ROUND-UP 2015The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce the LIFT Round-Up 2015, a screening of films made by LIFT members...
Monday, December 14, 2015 - 8:00pm
 Leche by Naomi Uman  Early Monthly Segments (EMS) #79Naomi Uman in person! Co-presented by the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) Early Monthly Segments is pleased to welcome back Naomi Uman, who last visited us in 2010 to present the Ukrainian...
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 5:00pm
 November 12, 2015   LIFT PRODUCTION SUPPORT PROGRAM: 2015 PRODUCTION/POST-PRODUCTION SUPPORT GRANT Deadline: Monday, December 7, 2015 at 5:00pm  In an effort to foster independent filmmaking, LIFT has made up to $16,000 in equipment credits available to eligible...
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 (All day)
   LIFT ANNOUNCES WINTER 2016 ARTIST IN RESIDENCENAOMI UMAN Toronto, December 10, 2015—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that American filmmaker Naomi Uman has joined us in Toronto as an artist in residence from December 1, 2015 to...
Sunday, November 29, 2015 - 10:00am
  Creating Organic Developer RecipesFall 2015 Workshop with Roger D. Wilson Enrolment limit: 4 Pre-registration is required.Register by phone with a credit card (416.588.6444) or in person with cash/debit/credit at LIFT during office hours (Monday - Friday, 10am - 6pm). ...
Friday, November 27, 2015 - 5:00pm
   LIFT ANNOUNCES CALL FOR SUBMISSIONSLIFT ROUND-UP 2015 November 5, 2015—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) announces its Call for Submissions for Round-Up 2015. LIFT is a member-driven non-profit organization that provides affordable access to equipment,...