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, June 21, 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...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 7:00pm
 The Garden of Polymitas Cherry Ripe: Super 8mm and 16mm Films by Cherry Kino Martha Jurksaitis (aka Cherry Kino) is LIFT's Summer 2017 Artist in Residence.   Jurksaitis will present a screening of her work.Full program TBA. Martha Jurksaitis aka Cherry Kino (London,...
Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
    LIFT co-presents "Hidden Presences"at the 2017 aluCine Toronto Latin Film + Media Arts Festival. From his home in El Paso, Willie Varela has been making personal, experimental moving image work since 1971. The films and videos collected in this program are a sampling of...
Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
   The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto co-presentsWillie Varela: Who Are You? Who Are We? Sunday, June 11, 2017Pix Film Gallery1411 Dufferin Street, Unit CToronto, OntarioFREE Admission  Join Willie Varela, legendary experimental film and video artist, for this...
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 6:45pm
  The Inherent Traits of Connor James by Ally Pankiw  LIFT co-presents at the 2017 Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival. Summer camp songs, surrogacy, best friends, bondage, and bathhouses. Inside Out's annual showcase of our local queeros highlights creativity, talent and...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 (All day)
  LIFT ANNOUNCES SUMMER 2017 ARTIST IN RESIDENCEMARTHA JURKSAITIS (CHERRY KINO)  Toronto, June 1, 2017—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that Martha Jurksaitis (aka Cherry Kino) has joined us from Yorkshire as a visiting artist from...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
   Arrábida by Tinne Zenner   The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to present The Rendered Earth: Films and Artworks by Tinne Zenner    Zenner in attendance   On Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 7pm at PIX Film Gallery (1411...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 8:45pm
    LIFT co-presents Maison du bonheurat the 2017 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival Maison du Bonheur Dir. Sofia Bohdanowicz Wednesday May 3 @ 8:45 PM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 4Thursday May 4 @ 10:15 AM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 3 Friday May 5 @ 3:45 PM, TIFF...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 8:45pm
   LIFT co-presents Maison du bonheurat the 2017 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival  Maison du bonheurDir. Sofia Bohdanowicz Wednesday May 3 @ 8:45 PM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 4Thursday May 4 @ 10:15 AM, TIFF Bell Lightbox 3Friday May 5 @ 3:45 PM, TIFF Bell...
Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 2:00pm
   LIFT co-presents Journey to Belongat the 2017 Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts Co-presented with Shameless Magazine, Inside Out: Toronto LGBT Film Festival, Workers’ Action Centre, Alliance Française de Toronto, Caregivers’ Action Centre, Liaison of...