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.
Image credit: Barbara Sternberg, in the nature of things, 16mm, 2011. LIFT and
Pleasure Dome present No Reading After the Internet: Thomas Bernhard’s The
Voice Imitator: 104 Stories as selected by Barbara SternbergBarbara
Sternberg in attendance In
OUT LOUD February presents:A
Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest Moderator
Short Screenplays for discussion
by Jayvibha Vaidya and Cody Campanale **
NOTE WEEKDAY CHANGE ** GUEST
MODERATOR: Gina Dineen (Bravo!FACT)
2012 LIFT and imagineNATIVE Mentorship Winner Tyler Hagan Toronto, February 9, 2012— imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival and the Liaison
of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) are pleased to announce that
Vancouver raised, Toronto based Métis artist Tyler Hagan is...
Readings inspired by Annie MacDonell’s “Originality and the Avant Garde (On Art and Repetition)”
Annie MacDonell in attendance
In conjunction with Mercer Union’s exhibition of Annie MacDonell’s “Originality and the Avant Garde (On Art and Repetition),” a selection of texts will be...
Do you have a great idea for a 5 minute short film? Explore 16mm filmmaking through LIFT’s workshops, equipment and facilities (other mediums may be employed). Shoot and edit your ideas to film, and see them on screen at the 13th annual...
Stills from Larissa Fan's “The tide goes in, the tide goes out” and Jean-Paul Kelly's “A Minimal Difference” In celebration of three decades of filmmaking the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT)has commissioned thirty Canadian film veterans and emerging voices to make...
LIFT's popular screenplay reading series LIFT OUT LOUD is currently looking for short scripts for our LIFT
OUT LOUD reading in February.
Please submit them as either a PDF or Word document by Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 to:
Subject Heading: LIFT OUT LOUD...
LIFT OUT LOUD DecemberA Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest ModeratorJANA SINYOR (Being Erica) A One Hour Television pilot for discussionGrey Ops written by Nathalie Younglai Agent Vilheim Busse is a bad-ass spy whose recent botched mission lands him in disciplinary hell. As...
& OTHER SPIRITS - photo by
Dalia Vukmirovic) Project stills at the end of this entry. LOST SECRETS OF THE ROYAL
Four newly commissioned works presented by Liaison of
Independent Filmmakers Toronto (LIFT), Reel Asian, the Blackwood Gallery...
Image credit: 06 April Movement tent, Tahrir Square, Cairo, 29 June 2011. Photograph by Mona Seif. In collaboration with FUSE Magazine
Facilitated by Gina Badger and cheyanne turions
In collaboration with FUSE, November’s salon will feature readings from the magazine and its...