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LIFT Office and Store Closed for Family Day – Feb 15

The LIFT office and store operations will be closed for Family Day on Monday, February 15th, 2021. Staff will be available, as per our current COVID-19 closure protocol, starting back on Tuesday, February 16th at 10:00AM.

LIFT co-presents “Dope is Death” at the Toronto Black Film Festival

Wednesday 10 February 2021, 00:00 to 00:00

Dope is Death by Mia Donova LIFT co-presents Dope is Death at the 2021 Toronto Black Film Festival Programme: Dope is Death is the story of how Dr. Mutulu Shakur, stepfather of Tupac Shakur, along with fellow Black Panthers and the Young Lords, combined community health with radical politics to create the first acupuncture detoxification program in”… more

Updates on LIFT Operations – January 2021

UPDATES ON LIFT OPERATIONS: JANUARY 2021 January 6, 2021 Dear Members and Community, Thank you for all your understanding throughout 2020 as we dealt with the unprecedented measures used to contain this global pandemic. With your support, the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) has been able to sustain itself through the year, albei”… more

Winter 2021 Workshops and Courses Now Online!

Registration opens Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 10am and continues until workshops are full. Please stay updated on added workshops by checking our social media announcements or visiting this page frequently. As we continue to work through these difficult and unpredictable times, we will be hosting our workshops again through the on-line delivery p”… more

Collective Statement by the Board and Staff of LIFT – Actions to Support Black Lives Matter

LIFT’S ACTIONS TO SUPPORT BLACK LIVES MATTER Collective Statement by the Board and Staff of the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) June 4, 2020 The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) stands in solidarity with our Black members, Black colleagues, and Black-led organizations. We extend condolences to the families and”… more