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.

 

 

LIFT's PRODUCTION SUPPORT GRANT 2008 In an effort to foster independent filmmaking, LIFT has made $16,000 in equipment credits available to eligible Associate and Full members. The funds are intended for production or post-production purposes. A single project can receive a maximum of $2,000 in...
The LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO present A Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest Moderator KEN FINKLEMAN (The Newsroom) "SMOKE SCREENS" Two short screenplays about deception INTERRUPTED GIRL by Richard Pierre and SPIN by Ran Lewin JUNE LIFT OUT LOUD Date: Wednesday,...
imagineNATIVE and LIFT Mentorship 2008, Toronto CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Deadline: May 9, 2008 Click here to download a Call for Proposals as a PDF (124 KB) CALL FOR PROPOSALS - Make a short film for imagineNATIVE '08! Do you have a great idea for a 5 minute short film? Explore 16mm or Super...
Come and get inspired by LIFT workshop films! TUESDAY JUNE 10 DOORS AT 8 PM As the Spring-Summer workshop calendar kicks off, here’s your chance to see what the Fall and Winter classes got up to. For the first time ever, LIFT gathers all our recent completed workshop films for an evening...
The LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO presents A Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest Moderator SEMI CHELLAS (The Eleventh Hour, The Life Before This, Picture Claire) Featuring SHIFT written by Vincent Shiao ** DATE CHANGE FOR APRIL READING ** Date: Wednesday, April 9,...
LIFT's Screenwriters' Circle Next Meeting: September 2008 Location: To be determined More details to be posted once they are confirmed. All LIFT Members interested in writing for the screen are invited to attend the writers group meeting. No experience is necessary, just a passion for words...
The LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO presents LIFT OUT LOUD: February Reading A Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest Moderator TBA STUDENT LIFT OUT LOUD Scripts to be announced ** NEW DATE FOR FEBRUARY READING ** Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2008 Time: 7:00 pm...
The LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO presents LIFT OUT LOUD: December Reading A Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest Moderator TBA FAMILY TIES Two short screenplays for the holiday season PUSHING DONALD written by Anthony Wong THE AUCTION written by Gloria Kim Date:...
The LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO presents LIFT OUT LOUD: October Reading A Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest Moderator DAVID WEAVER (Director of Century Hotel, Siblings) STRANGE VERSES Two twisted screenplays for October DEPRAVED NEW WORLD written by Yakov Levi TEN...
All LIFT Members interested in writing for the screen are invited to attend the writers group meeting. No experience is necessary, just a passion for words and images and a dream to one day see them on screen. The plan is that through monthly meetings we can create a welcoming and comfortable...