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.

 

 

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 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. * Date Change for August * No experience is necessary, just a...
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 8:00pm
 The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to presentThe Mechanical Paradise: The Films of Steven Woloshen RH Factor by Steven Woloshen and Alexandra Grimanis  Steven Woloshen in attendance Program:Free Speech (2012, 35mm on video, sound, .5 min.)...
Monday, August 11, 2014 - 7:00pm
  In conjunction with Gabrielle Moser's No Looking After the Internet project and Jacob Korczynski's If I Can’t Dance, I Don’t Want to Be Part of Your Revolution reading group, this salon will feature excerpts from Anne Carson's essay Variations on the Right to Remain Silent. ...
Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 3:00pm
  As part of the exhibition June Pak @ 26, this salon will feature excerpts from Rasheed Araeen's A New Beginning: Beyond Postcolonial Cultural Theory and Identity Politics, as selected by June Pak. June Pak in attendance. When discussing the topic of ethnicity in visual arts,...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 (All day)
 THE LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO (LIFT)ANNOUNCES A VISIT BY ANIMATOR STEVEN WOLOSHENAUGUST 15 - 17, 2014 Woloshen at 2011 anim’est International Animation Film Festival, Bucharest  Toronto, July 29, 2014—Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is...
Monday, July 14, 2014 - 7:00pm
   While discourse about net neutrality is reaching the mainstream, and some civil society groups are taking part in international fora about citizenship on the Internet, the implications of the corporatization of the Internet on artists has been little explored. In Bangalore, India...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 6:00pm
 Main Hall by Philipp Fleischmann  LIFT and Early Monthly Segments co-presents the International Program 6 programat the 2014 Media City Film Festival  Program:Toros – Window by Robert FenzNot and Or by Simon PayneKingdom Come: Rituals by Vika Kirchenbauer and Martin SulzerFilm by...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 8:00pm
  In conjunction with Gallery TPW's R&D, this salon will host a project of poet and translator Ariana Reines, entitled Ancient Evenings. Ariana Reines in attendance.  As an ongoing project of Reines's, Ancient Evenings is a writing sabbath of sorts, incorporating liturgical...
Saturday, June 14, 2014 (All day)
 LIFT co-presents two industry panelsat the 2014 Toronto Animation Arts Festival International (TAAFI)  Ridiculously Great StorytellingJune 14, 2014 at 11:30amThrough deep analysis of the film SPIRITED AWAY, authors/filmmakers Ellen Besen and Aubry Mintz will explore a dynamic...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 7:30pm
Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presentsLIFT OUT LOUDA Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest ModeratorPAUL GARDNER (Bell Media) Two short screenplays for discussion  Mass Appeal by Amanda TerflothEndangered species, video games, charity canvassers and a...