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, September 16, 2015 - 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...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 8:00pm
 American Hunger, 2013  The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to present Forged Ways: Films and Videos by Ephraim Asili  Visiting Artist Ephraim Asili in attendance   Program:Excerpts from Points on A Space Age (2009, video, approx. 8 min.)...
Friday, July 31, 2015 - 7:30pm
 Communing by Helga Fanderl LIFT co-presents the International Program 4at the 2015 Media City Film Festival  Program:A Set of Miniatures by Jonathan SchwartzNew York Near Sleep for Saskia by Peter HuttonHelga Fanderl: Communing by Helga Fanderl (Fall 2012 LIFT Artist in Residence)...
Monday, July 27, 2015 (All day)
   THE LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO (LIFT)ANNOUNCES AMERICAN VISITING ARTIST EPHRAIM ASILI   Toronto, July 27, 2015 (revised)—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that American filmmaker Ephraim Asili will be joining us...
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7:30pm
 Midnight at the Continental by Sonya Reynolds and Lauren Hortie  LIFT co-presents at the 2015 Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival. Toronto the Good proves to be Toronto the Fab-u-lous with Inside Out's annual showcase of locally produced short films, which highlight the...
Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 2:00pm
    As part of Impermanent Collections, Temporary Occupations, and Other Gatherings, a solo exhibition of the work of Maggie Groat at the Rodman Hall Arts Centre, she will be selecting texts from the Rodman Hall library, working with the material of the institution itself to engender...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 7:00pm
   LIFT co-presents Deux Jours, Une Nuit (Two Days, One Night)at the 2015 Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts Deux Jours, Une Nuit (Two Days, One Night)Dirs. Luc Dardenne and Jean-Pierre Dardenne For the first time, the Dardenne Brothers have teamed with a...
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 5:00pm
  LIFT co-presents Transatlanticat the 2015 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival TransatlanticDir. Felix Dufour-Laperrière Friday April 24 @ 5:00 PM, Scotiabank Theatre 3Saturday April 25 @ 4:00 PM, Scotiabank Theatre 7 In August 2013,...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 3:00pm
    As part of the 28th annual Images Festival, this salon will feature Andrea Fraser's essay "Performance or Enactment" as selected by Martha Wilson.  Martha Wilson in attendance. As part of the 2015 Images Festival, Wilson will be participating in performance artist...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 (All day)
 2015 LIFT and imagineNATIVE Mentorship Winner Jaene Castrillon Toronto, April 16, 2015—imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival and the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) are pleased to announce that Toronto-based Indigenous Colombian artist Jaene Castrillon is the...