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.

 

 

Thursday, December 13, 2018 (All day)
    LIFT and imagineNATIVE15th ANNUAL MENTORSHIP PROGRAM: CALL FOR APPLICANTS Application Deadline: Monday, January 21, 2019  Toronto, December 13, 2018—Are you an Indigenous filmmaker with a great idea for a 5-minute short film? Celebrating 15 years of supporting...
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 8:00pm
   FALL 2018 STUDIO IMMERSION PROGRAMMAY THE WAVES RISE FROM ITS FLOOR WITH MATTHIEU HALLÉ May The Waves Rise From Its Floor is an ambitious audio-visual performance created by artist Matthieu Hallé. The performance is the culmination of years spent developing a unique practice...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 7:00pm
   Ad Hoc #14: Abraham Ravett in Person with his FilmsPresented by the Ad Hoc CollectiveCo-presented with LIFT and PIX FILMSupported by Living Arts For the past forty years, Abraham Ravett has been an independent filmmaker, photographer and educator. He was born in Poland,...
Thursday, November 1, 2018 (All day)
  LIFT AND THE GOETHE-INSTITUT TORONTO ANNOUNCEBENJAMIN RAMÍREZ PÉREZ and STEFAN RAMÍREZ PÉREZNOVEMBER 2018 RESIDENCY Toronto, November 15, 2018—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) and the Goethe-Institut Toronto are pleased to announce Benjamin Ramírez Pérez and...
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 8:30pm
  Katanga by Robert Mentov  The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT)is pleased to present ROUND-UP 2018  Toronto, October 15, 2018—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce the LIFT Round-Up 2018, a screening of films made...
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 8:00pm
     LIFT co-presents “Bird of Prey”at the 2018 Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival In this testament to ardent wildlife filmmaking, Bird of Prey follows renowned photographer and cinematographer Neil Rettig as he, once again, travels to the old-growth forests...
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 9:30pm
  Traje de luces/Suit of lights by Franci Duran LIFT co-presents “Departures” (Latin and Canadian Experimental Films)at the 2018 aluCine Toronto Latin Film + Media Arts Festival. Welcome to the best of the Latin-Canadian experimental cinema. The Latin-Canadians’ view has been...
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 (All day)
  Photo credit: City of Markham  CALL FOR PROPOSALS TOUT-MONDE: MARKHAM  October 2, 2018—Elegoa Cultural Productions and the Varley Art Gallery of Markham present the commission of 6 projects to Toronto and GTA filmmakers and visual artists to be presented in an exhibition...
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 (All day)
     LIFT AND PIX FILM ANNOUNCE RESIDENT IN THE 2018 STUDIO IMMERSION PROGRAM—MATTHIEU HALLÉ  Toronto, September 5, 2018—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) and PIX FILM is pleased to announce that Ottawa-based filmmaker Matthieu Hallé is now...
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 (All day)
   The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT), PIX FILM and InterAccessco-presents Light + Synthesisers + Electronics  SONIC LUZ Performance by Vienna Artists NOID & KLAUS FILIPWednesday, August 8, 2018Starts at 8:30pm OPTOSONIC WorkshopThursday, August 9,...