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.

 

 

Friday, November 20, 2015 - 6:00pm
 The Home Promised   LIFT co-presents at the 2015 Regent Park Film Festival."Reimagining Home" Shorts program Stories about understanding the spaces we inhabit, move around in and belong to. GazontoDirected by John GreysonCanadian Director, John Greyson, ingeniously...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 9:00pm
  LIFT co-presents at the 2015 Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival. EightDirected by Peter Blackburn As it does for most people, Sarah's day begins with the sound of the bedside alarm. But that's where the similarity ends. For Sarah (Libby Munro), the beginning of the day...
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 1:00pm
 A Celebration of Darkness LIFT co-presents at the 2015 imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival.Solar Flares: Experimental Program  Performative, conceptual, poetic and self-reflexive, these works explore themes of language, displacement, the body and the natural world. ...
Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 3:00pm
  As part of Interim Measures, an exhibition curated by Denise Ryner and featuring the work of Chris Lee, Brady Cranfield and Jamie Hilder, this salon will feature texts selected by the artists and curator that explore the visible and invisible relationships that link financial...
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...