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.

 

 

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...
Saturday, May 24, 2014 - 7:00pm
  LIFT and Out on Bay co-presents at the 2014 Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival. Seek by Eric HenryDirector in attendance  This homegrown feature centres on Evan, a shy young journalist with two dreams: to become a staff writer at a newspaper and to reconnect with the...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 6:30pm
  LIFT co-presents Kung Fu Elliotat the 2014 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival Kung Fu ElliotDirs. Matthew Bauckman and Jaret Belliveau Wednesday April 30 @ 6:30 PM, Scotiabank Theatre 3Thursday May 1 @ 3:30 PM, Scotiabank Theatre 4Friday May 2 @ 9:30 PM,...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 (All day)
 2014 LIFT and imagineNATIVE Mentorship Winner Hannah Schreck Toronto, April 16, 2014—imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival and the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) are pleased to announce that Toronto-based Dene artist Hannah Schreck is the recipient of the 10th...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 (All day)
 LIFT's popular screenplay reading series LIFT OUT LOUD is currently looking for short scripts for our LIFT OUT LOUD June Reading. Please submit them as either a PDF or Word document by Wednesday, April 16th to:E-mail: liftoutloud(at)gmail.comSubject Heading: LIFT OUT LOUD June 2014...
Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 6:30pm
 Attica by Sophie Michael LIFT co-presents the Film Program In Which There Appear Colour Bars, Greek Pop Songs, Didactic Eye-makeup, Etc. programat the 2014 Images Festival Why aren’t more craters named after women...or experimental filmmakers? From ancient Greece to the present day...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 7:30pm
 Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presentsLIFT OUT LOUDA Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest ModeratorROBERT LANTOS (Serendipity Point Films) Feature-length Screenplay for discussion Eden Ridge written by Caitlin FryersIn 1876, a young woman disguises...