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
  There is NO meeting in December 2016.  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...
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 5:00pm
 November 15, 2016   LIFT PRODUCTION/POST-PRODUCTION SUPPORT GRANT 2016 Deadline: Monday, December 5, 2016 at 5:00pm  IntroductionIn an effort to foster independent filmmaking, LIFT has made up to $16,000 in equipment credits available to eligible General and...
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...
Sunday, October 16, 2016 - 6:30pm
  "Primate Colors," 2015   The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to present Elke Marhöfer: Shape ShiftingPresented as part of THE FREE SCREEN at TIFF 2016 Goethe-LIFT Artist-in-Residence Elke Marhöfer in attendance Rearticulating elements of...
Saturday, October 1, 2016 (All day)
    LIFT AND THE GOETHE-INSTITUT TORONTO ANNOUNCE ELKE MARHÖFER OCTOBER 2016 RESIDENCY Toronto, October 13, 2016—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) and the Goethe-Institut Toronto are pleased to announce Elke Marhöfer (Berlin) as our 2016 Goethe-LIFT Artist-...
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 10:00am
   CALL FOR PROPOSALS: LIFT ARTIST COMMISSION PROJECTTHE MADVO COLLECTION   September 7, 2016—In 2014 a 200-reel collection of the films and outtakes of local documentary filmmaker Jacques Madvo was donated to the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT). Madvo travelled...