LIFT’s Cameraless Filmmaking Workshop with Media City Film Festival at the Art Gallery of Windsor





Art Gallery of Windsor


partnership with the 18th edition of Media City Film Festival and the Art
Gallery of Windsor
, the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT)
will present a free afternoon class in cameraless 16mm filmmaking.


Using 16mm
sound recording film, flashlights and found objects participants will produce a
short collaborative film in one session.” The class will work under red
lights using feathers, lace, hardware and any other found objects brought by
participants to create rayograms / photograms. After processing, these short
lengths of film will be spliced together and projected as a finished 16mm film
with sound. Additionally, LIFT will give a presentation about the various films
stocks, equipment and services the organization has available to the public


The class
is completely free and open to the public and will be instructed by LIFT’s
Executive Director Ben Donoghue and former Education Coordinator Coral Aiken.


LIFT is an
artist-run charitable organization dedicated to facilitating excellence in the
moving image through media arts education and production resources. LIFT exists
to provide support and encouragement for independent filmmakers and artists
through affordable access to production, post-production and exhibition
equipment; professional and creative development; workshops and courses;
commissioning and exhibitions; artist-residencies; and a variety of other
services. Founded in 1981 by a small collective, LIFT has since grown to become
one of the foremost centres of its kind globally.


by Media City Film Festival. Media City
would like to acknowledge the generous support of the Ontario Arts Council, the
Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Trillium Foundation, its sponsors,
donors and members. Special thanks to Ben Donoghue and the staff and board at
Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT).



Sunday 29 April 2012 –

Non-members: Free
Members: Free

Art Gallery of Windsor 
401 Riverside Drive West 
Windsor ON Canada