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, August 17, 2013 - 10:00am
 The Mirror: Reshaping and Lighting Film EmulsionWorkshop with Kevin Rice Saturday August 17, 10am – 6pmandSunday August 18, 10am – 2pm OR 3pm – 7pm(limit 3 participants per each Sunday session) Enrolment limit: 6No prior experience is necessary. Pre-registration is required....
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 (All day)
 LIFT's popular screenplay reading series LIFT OUT LOUD is currently looking for short scripts for our LIFTOUT LOUD reading October.Please submit them as either a PDF or Word document by Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 to:E-mail: liftoutloud(at)gmail.comSubject Heading: LIFT OUT LOUD October 2013...
Monday, July 29, 2013 - 5:00pm
June 27, 2013  LIFT 2013 PRODUCTION/POST-PRODUCTION SUPPORT GRANT SUBMISSION ARE NOW CLOSED. 2014 Deadlines will be online in Summer 2014. In an effort to foster independent filmmaking, LIFT has made up to $16,000 in equipment credits available to eligible General and Production...
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 7:30pm
Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presentsLIFT OUT LOUDA Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest ModeratorJAMES LUSCOMBE (Story Editor)Feature-length Screenplay for discussionKern County written by AJ DemersAfter a retired journalist finds a body of a young woman in the...
Sunday, June 2, 2013 - 11:00am
  Expanded Cinema:Apparatus and MethodologyWorkshop with Alex MacKenzie Enrolment limit: 10 Pre-registration is required.Register by phone with a credit card (416.588.6444) or in person with cash/debit/credit at LIFT during office hours (Monday - Friday, 10am - 6pm). In...
Saturday, June 1, 2013 - 10:00am
  Handmade Emulsion: Creating Black and White Film Stock From ScratchWorkshop with Alex MacKenzie Enrolment limit: 5 Pre-registration is required.Register by phone with a credit card (416.588.6444) or in person with cash/debit/credit at LIFT during office hours (Monday - Friday...
Friday, May 31, 2013 - 7:30pm
  The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) and Pleasure Domeare pleased to co-present Intertidal: A Film Performance by Alex MacKenzieIn attendance from VancouverPleasure Dome and LIFT are pleased to present Alex MacKenzie’s most recent expanded cinema work Intertidal...
Friday, May 31, 2013 (All day)
LIFT ANNOUNCES VANCOUVER-BASED FILMMAKER ALEX MACKENZIEToronto, April 30, 2013—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) announces that Vancouver-based filmmaker Alex MacKenzie will be coming to Toronto to present his most recent film performance and teach two workshops on Expanded...
Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 7:00pm
LIFT co-presents at the 2013 Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival.Inside Out’'s annual sold-out celebration of the homo heroes of Hogtown features an eclectic and entertaining mix of emerging and established talent that exemplifies why Toronto the Good remains great when it comes to queer art.Supa...
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 6:00pm
  LIFT co-presents the Fighting Cuts programat the 2013 Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts Mayworks Festival presents a joint screening of two documentaries that honour artists, activists, and the working poor who oppose government cuts. Q&A will follow with...