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, November 22, 2019 - 9:00pm
  Our Dance of Revolution by Phillip Pike    LIFT co-presents "Our Dance of Revolution"at the 2019 Regent Park Film Festival  Our Dance of Revolution tells the story of how Black queer folks in Toronto faced every adversity, from invisibility to police brutality,...
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 7:00pm
 The LIFT Screenwriters Circle meets on the third Wednesday of each month to facilitate skill-sharing, supportive critique and moving member scripts from the page to the screen. You must be a current LIFT member to attend this group.  No experience is necessary, just a passion for...
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 6:00pm
 Lada Kamenski by Sara Hribar, Marko Šantić    LIFT co-presents "Lada Kamenski"at the 2019 European Union Film Festival  Frano, a young director, is preparing his debut feature. In order to cast the star of the film, he invites three actresses to an informal reading...
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 8:30pm
   Irene's Ghost by Iain Cunningham  LIFT co-presents "Irene's Ghost"at the 2019 Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival  Irene's Ghost is a stunning 6-years-in-the-making documentary that follows a son's search to find out about the mother he never knew. Cunningham...
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 7:00pm
 Nuestra señora de Paris by Teo Hernández   ad hoc experimental film collective #22Teo Hernández's Filmspresented by curator Andreas Anciras (Mexico), in person Co-presented with PIX FILM Gallery, the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) and Le Labo Centre...
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 7:00pm
   The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to presentthe 2019 Seasonal Screening Series: Narrative Toronto, September 24, 2019—Member screenings have been an essential part of the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto's nearly forty-year history...
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 7:00pm
 Arcangel by Angeles Cruz   LIFT co-presents “Finding the Path / Encontrando el Camino - Latin American Short Films”at the 2019 aluCine Latin Film + Media Arts Festival.   Program:Los Ausentes | The Absents, José Lomas HervertGuaxuma, Nara NormandeLa Herencia del Viento |...
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 (All day)
      LIFT ANNOUNCES FINNISH VISITING ARTISTMILJA VIITA   Toronto, October 16, 2019—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that Milja Viita has joined us from Helsinki as a visiting artist from October 1 to December 20, 2019...
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 (All day)
      LIFT ANNOUNCES MEXICAN VISITING ARTISTMANUELA DE LABORDE Toronto, October 15, 2019—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that Manuela de Laborde has joined us from Mexico City as a visiting artist from October 1 to November 1,...
Saturday, September 14, 2019 (All day)
 LIFT Member Alice Shin working on her project Signal Fire with LIFT's RED Epic Mysterium-X Camera Package.  LIFT Supported Commissioning Project:Tout-Monde: MarkhamRuns September 14, 2019 – January 5, 2020 Curated by Catherine Sicot and Anik Glaude Varley Art Gallery of Markham...