Summer 2021 Workshops and Courses Now Online!

Registration opens Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 10am and continues until all workshops are full. Please stay updated on added workshops by checking our social media announcements or visiting this page frequently.

Year-End Updates on LIFT Operations – November 2020

YEAR-END UPDATE ON LIFT OPERATIONS – NOVEMBER 2020 November 23, 2020 Dear Members and Community, The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto will be revising our operations for the rest of the year, as a result of Friday’s announcement by the Government of Ontario’s action to stop the spread of COVID-19: https://news.ontario.ca/en/release/59305/ontario-taking-further-action-to-stop-the-spread-of-covid-19 1. The Education"... more

LIFT Community Survey 2020

November 24, 2020 The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is conducting a member and community survey to assess how we can better serve our community in the coming year. As the year comes to an end, we are looking to the future. LIFT exists to service artists. Our goal has always been, and"... more

LIFT Welcomes New Staff – November 2020

November 6, 2020 Welcome to New Education and Office Administrator Iman Abbaro The staff of the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) would like to welcome our new Education and Office Administrator, Iman Abbaro, who joined us on Monday. Iman joins Shenaz in the Education Department, providing support for our workshop program as we"... more

previous arrow
next arrow
Slider

 

LIFT co-presents “Shorts Programme 1” at Toronto Arab Film

Mutts (Clebs) by Halima Ouardiri LIFT co-presents Shorts Programme 1 at 2021 Toronto Arab Film Programme: “Sukar” by Illias El Faris “Mutts (Clebs)” by Halima…

Collective Statement by the Board and Staff of LIFT – Support of Asian Heritage Month

LIFT’s SUPPORT OF ASIAN HERITAGE MONTH Collective Statement by the Board and Staff of LIFT Regarding Anti-Asian Violence May 4, 2021 May is Asian Heritage…

LIFT co-presents “poetics of distance” at Images Festival

Letter From Your Far-Off Country by Suneil Sanzgiri LIFT co-presents poetics of distance at 2021 Images Festival Programme: “Nini, What Time Is It There?” by…

Updates on LIFT Operations – March 2021 (Addendum)

UPDATES ON LIFT OPERATIONS: MARCH 2021   *** ADDENDUM—April 21, 2021 All online purchases from the LIFT Store will be suspended until Thursday May 20,…

LIFT, imagineNATIVE and Harbour Collective present “imagineNATIVE x LIFT Originals”

Menaptwi by Natasha Naveau THE LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO (LIFT), THE IMAGINENATIVE FILM + MEDIA ARTS FESTIVAL AND THE HARBOUR COLLECTIVE PRESENT imagineNATIVE…

LIFT Stands in Solidarity with the Encampment Support Network (ESN)

April 1, 2021 Dear LIFT Community, The COVID-19 pandemic has driven home the well-known fact that the Greater Toronto Area is an extremely expensive place…