March 2012

  March 28, 2012 DFA PROGRAMS TONIGHT! Dance Film Lab March 28th, 7:30pm-10:00pm Dance New Amsterdam (entrance on 35 Chambers) Studio 1 RSVP to brighid@dancefilms.org with Dance Film Lab in the subject line to reserve your place. Acclaimed Panelists:  Jason Orans- Producer of NIGHT CATCHES US, premiered in the Dramatic Competition at Sundance Anita Tovich- Emmy Award winning, Peabody Award winning producer,...

Festribution: Film Festival and Distribution Moderator Sean Farnel: Proprietor, Ripping Reality Panelists: Chris Horton: Associate Director of Artist Services, Sundance Institute Nancy Schaffer: Executive Director /Senior Vice President, Tribeca Film Festival/ Tribeca Enterprises Jason Janego: Co-President, Radius (a division of the Weinstein Company) A few words from Chris Horton: How do we apply our...

Alternative Film Events: Site Specific and Beyond Moderator: Mike Plante: Film Programmer/Distributor, Sundance/Cinemad Panelists: Mary Magsamen: Curator, Aurora Picture Show Delicia Harvey: Exec Director, Aurora Picture Show Mark Elijah Rosenberg: Founder & Artistic Director, Rooftop Films Henri Mazza: Chief Creative Officer, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema [caption id="attachment_7277" align="alignright" width="240" caption="Robosaurus at the Alamo Drafthouse"][/caption] When thinking about...

Soma Songs  Barbes, Brooklyn 376 9th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215 April 12, 2012 7:00pm About Soma Songs The Soma Songs project brings together a group of acclaimed artists and designers from performance, visual, sound, textile and film genres. Fusing digital dance, choreographic screen processes with architectural cinema and sound, the project...

Have you ever asked yourself any of these questions? If so, join us Wednesday March 28 Dance Film Lab Panel: Film Producing 101 Production:  How do I make prep for the shoot and the shoot itself time and cost effective? Thoughts on laying out a shooting schedule? What are...

As part of it's series, Performance in HD, Brooklyn Academy of Music will be presenting Ballet in Cinema. Featuring companies from around the world, audiences can experience these celebrated ballets in HD quality in New York at BAM Rose Cinemas. Tickets start at $20 ($18 for...

  March 14, 2012 DFA PROGRAMS Dance Film Lab March 28th, 7:30pm-10:00pm Dance New Amsterdam (entrance on 35 Chambers) Studio 1 RSVP to brighid@dancefilms.org with Dance Film Lab in the subject line to reserve your place. A moderated panel focused on the brass tacks of producing a film project.  Topics include budgeting, scheduling, fundraising, organizational strategies...

Dance Film at the 2012 SXSW Film Festival SEA MEADOW by Lily Baldwin TRASH DANCE by Allison Orr and Andrew Garrison GIRL WALK // ALL DAY by Jacob Krupnik THE PERFECT FIT by Tali Yankelevich LOST AND SOUND by Lindsey Dryden NY EXPORT: OPUS JAZZ by Ellen Bar and Sean Suozzi THE OYSTER...

Our 40th Anniversary Dance on Camera Festival was a momentous weekend in the history of Dance Films Association. Mindy Aloff, acclaimed dance writer, contributed this article to the festival program. As 2012 opens, we celebrate the 40th anniversary of the annual Dance on Camera Festival—the first...

New York Foundation for the Arts Cross Disciplinary Filmmaking Panel Thursday February 23, 6:00PM On Thursday, February 23rd, theNew York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) hosted a panel discussion on cross-disciplinary filmmaking, featuring four media artists who create and tell stories using multiple platforms (also known as transmedia)....

The  New York edition of Dances Made to Order premieres today! This series was curated by Zach Morris of Dances Film Association's Dance Film Lab.  Featuring:  rein by Geoffrey Ehrlich and Kelly Bartnik In Between by Mayuna Shimizu and Collaborators Untimely by Hanaah Frechette After only two weeks, these artists made films inspired by...

Dance/NYC Junior committee publishes: Dance Workforce Census: Earnings Among Individuals, Ages 21-35 On February 27, 2012, the Dance/NYC Junior Committee published findings from its May 2011 survey research initiative: a Dance Workforce Census: Earnings Among Individuals, Ages 21-35. Full report can be found on Dance/NYC website. “The value of this...

Dance New Amsterdam presents: We are BANANA!!!!! From NEO * TOKYO made in DANGEROUS JAPAN!!!!! Join us for a special event marking the one year anniversary of the Japanese tsunami. Sunday, March 11 at 7:00 pm Dance New Amsterdam, Studio 3 280 Broadway, 2nd Floor (entrance on Chambers) Banagaku eyes...