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.

 

 

Wednesday, July 17, 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...
Monday, July 15, 2019 (All day)
    Nicholas Steindorf and Kyle Williams (Photo by NANCY SMITH/artloversnewyork)  LIFT AND PIX FILM ANNOUNCES THE FIRST RESIDENTS IN THE 2019 STUDIO IMMERSION PROGRAM—BLINN & LAMBERT    Toronto, July 18, 2019—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of...
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 7:00pm
     The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to presentthe 2019 Seasonal Screening Series: Experimental Toronto, June 18, 2019—Member screenings have been an essential part of the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto’s nearly forty-...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 (All day)
 Artist and filmmaker Larissa Fan     THE LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO (LIFT)ANNOUNCES THE 2019 JOSEPHINE MASSARELLA ARTIST AWARD WINNER  Toronto, June 12, 2019—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce that...
Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 6:45pm
 My Fuzzy Valentine by Ben Edelberg    LIFT co-presents Shorts: Local Heroesat the 2019 Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival   Co-presented in partnership with Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT), Out LGBTQ+ and Yohomo.  Our annual collection of what...
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 12:00am
   CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: SEASONAL SCREENING SERIES - EXPERIMENTAL  Toronto, May 9, 2019—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce submissions are now open for the second screening of current members work. For this summer’s event, we will be...
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 6:30pm
  LIFT co-presents A Kandahar Awayat the 2019 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival A Kandahar Away  Dir. Aisha Jamal Wednesday May 1 at 6:30pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 2Thursday May 2 at 1:00pm, Isabel Bader TheatreSaturday May 4 at 10:15am, TIFF Bell Lightbox 2...
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 7:00pm
      The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to presentthe 2019 Seasonal Screening Series: Documentary Toronto, April 4, 2019—Member screenings have been an essential part of the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto’s nearly forty-...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 3:00pm
 Five Movements by Lily Jue Sheng  LIFT co-presents Domestic Cinema Shorts Programat the 2019 Images Festival  Co-presented in partnership with Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT), Breakthroughs Film Festivals, Call Again and the South Asian Visual Arts Centre (...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 (All day)
 2019 LIFT and imagineNATIVE Mentorship Winner Cole Forrest  Toronto, April 18, 2019—The imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival and the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) are pleased to announce that Toronto-based artist Cole Forrest is the recipient of the 15th...