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.

 

 

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 7:00pm
   LIFT co-presents Behind The Fareat the 2016 Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts Program co-presented by the South Asian Visual Arts Centre (SAVAC), the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT), Cinema Politica, Alliance Française, the Hot Docs Canadian...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 2:00pm
 Diane Borsato, Tea Service (the conservators will wash the dishes), 2013.  As part of Rehearsal for Objects Lie on a Table, which is curated by Emelie Chhangur, this salon is hosted by Kevin Temple and Michael Maranda, who invite a collective reading of Martin Heidegger's The Origin...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 9:45pm
  LIFT co-presents Michael Shannon Michael Shannon Johnat the 2016 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival Michael Shannon Michael Shannon JohnDir. Chelsea McMullan Friday April 29 @ 9:45 PM, Scotiabank Theatre 4Saturday April 30 @ 1:15 PM, TIFF Bell Lightbox...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 7:00pm
 Still Life with Fries by Rebecca Moran  Rebecca Moran is LIFT's Spring 2016 Artist in Residence. On Tuesday April 26 at 7:00pm at LIFT (1137 Dupont Street), Rebecca Moran will present an artist talk of her work and introduce her practice. She will discuss the small format film...
Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
  Still from Céline et Julie vont en bateau (1974), directed by Jacques Rivette.  Reflecting on themes emerging from her debut novel Double Teenage, which has just been published by BookThug, this salon will feature texts selected by Joni Murphy that have been instrumental in...
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 7:00pm
   This special edition of No Reading After the Internet will feature a new performance work by Walter Scott presented at the exhibition opening of How a Living Day is Made. Sequel to Guts is a collage of new and existing writing, reconfigured to create original associations...
Friday, April 1, 2016 (All day)
   LIFT ANNOUNCES SPRING 2016 ARTIST IN RESIDENCE REBECCA MORAN   Toronto, April 19, 2016—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that Icelandic film and performance artist Rebecca Moran has joined us in Toronto as an artist in...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 (All day)
 2016 LIFT and imagineNATIVE Mentorship Winner Jamie Whitecrow  Toronto, April 13, 2016—imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival and the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) are pleased to announce that Toronto-based Anishinaabe artist Jamie Whitecrow is the recipient...
Wednesday, March 16, 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, March 10, 2016 (All day)
   CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS:INTERNATIONAL ARTIST RESIDENCIES 2016/2017  March 10, 2016—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is seeking applications from international (non-Canadian Citizens and Residents) artists for a 4 – 6 week individual production residencies to...