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, September 14, 2012 - 7:00pm
 Rikia Saddy in attendance. On the 40th anniversary of the publication of Margaret Atwood’s Survival, and in celebration of the publication of Rikia Saddy’s We Are Canada, this salon will feature excerpts from both texts with an eye toward developing a language through which to articulate...
Monday, August 13, 2012 - 6:00pm
 Workshop with LIFT's Summer 2012 Artist in Residence Kika Nicolela Enrollment: Limit 14 This workshop provides an overview on all the important elements and areas you have to know in order to build your career as a visual artist. The course focuses on the artist who works with...
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 - 7:00pm
 mediCINEKika Thorne in attendance July 13 — August 12, 2012 Opening reception: Thursday July 12, 7 to 10pm No Reading After The Internet, cheyanne turions and the artist will host a conversation within the sculpture from 7pm on Tuesday, August 7. Kika Thorne has recently...
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 - 7:30pm
 The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents:LIFT OUT LOUDA Bi-Monthly Screenplay Reading Series With Guest ModeratorPETER MOHAN (The Listener, Mutant X) A One Hour Television pilot for discussionWriter Jon Wayne Brown *** NEW LOCATION ***The Garrison, Front Room1197...
Saturday, July 28, 2012 - 3:00pm
 CELEBRATE LIFT's 30th year +  Images Festival's 25th year!!Tom Berner Award Winners spool films in a special 16mm screening at dusk! Top up your tan in good company! Don't miss this Ward's Island Picnic and Screening! Featuring games, food, suds, and good times in great company....
Thursday, July 26, 2012 - 8:00pm
Windmaker  Jorge Lozano, e-fagia and the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT)are pleased to co-presentACTING OUT: Kika Nicolela's Screening and Talk Introduction by Jorge LozanoProgram:Passenger, 2007Flickering, 2009What do you think of me? 2009Ecstacy poem, 2006Actus...
Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 9:30pm
 LIFT co-presents at the 2012 Shinsedai Cinema Festival. Enter the Cosmos: Takashi Makino SpecialDirector: Takashi MakinoCinematography: Takashi MakinoEditing: Takashi MakinoMusic: VariousGenre:  Short Film, AnimationYear: 2004-2011Runtime: 80 minutes Following in the artistic...
Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 5:00pm
 Basma Alsharif in attendance In conjunction with A Space’s exhibition of This Story Begins and Ends with Us, a solo show of the work of Basma Alsharif, this salon will feature selections from Helter Skelter (1974), the true crime classic, which will be offered up as a way to...
Monday, July 2, 2012 (All day)
  LIFT ANNOUNCES SUMMER 2012 ARTIST IN RESIDENCEKIKA NICOLELA Toronto, July 5, 2012—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) announces that Brazilian artist, filmmaker and independent curator Kika Nicolela has arrived in Toronto to participate in LIFT’s international...
Saturday, June 2, 2012 - 2:00pm
 Robin Cameron in attendance In conjunction with Art Metropole’s exhibition of Robin Cameron’s T-R-U-T-H, a selection of texts will be read aloud and discussed with the artist within the context of her exhibition at Art Metropole’s new location, which Cameron will transform into a book. ...