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Honoring Martin Wechsler and Matthew Bourne

Dance Films Association
Second Annual Benefit Gala
Save the Date
January 18th, 2013
Honoring Martin Wechsler and Matthew Bourne with the Dance in Focus Award
Join us at the Walter Reade Theater for a private screening of Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake in 3D
Formal announcement and tickets to follow


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Save the Date!

Join us to celebrate Marge Champion’s 93rd birthday on a boat cruise around Manhattan!
September 13th, 2012
 Still from Keep Dancing

Sponsored by Marco Polo Cruises 
This event kicks off the 2nd annual Dancing in Public event at Solar 1, September 13-15
Screening on shore featuring dance films will immediately follow the cruise

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Special screening of “Look, Stranger”

School of Visual Arts presents a special screening of
Look, Stranger by Arielle Javitch

Wednesday May 23, 2012
7 PM 
School of Visual Arts Theater
333 West 23rd St
New York NY 10011
FREE and open to the public.

Set in an unidentified world at war, this is the story of a woman making a dangerous journey home. When her guide is killed on [...]

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Holiday Party and Dance Film Lab

December 7th, 2011

Join DFA and DNA for our
Holiday Party
Dance Film Lab Masterclass and Panel
December 13th, 2011
Dance New Amsterdam
280 Broadway (entrance at 35 Chambers Street) 

Holiday Party
Enjoy treats, spirits, and make your own Dance Film Holiday Video!
Come one, come all. No RSVP required.
Dance Film Lab Masterclass and Panel: Distribution Strategies
The focus of this panel is to arm [...]

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Doctor’s Hours for Filmmakers

The New York Foundation for the Arts will hold its first ever Doctor’s Hours for Filmmakers on November 10th. Registration begins tomorrow, October 25th at 10:00am. Your contribution? Bring dance film to conversation! Learn more: read the description below and visit NYFA online.
Starting a new film? In the middle, finishing, or trying to get one [...]

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EYE ON DANCE makes a return appearance
Presented by Gibney Dance and Dance/NYC
“Sorry I Missed Your Show”
Saturday, October 15 at 4:30PM

“EYE ON DANCE is one of the liveliest and most intelligent programs on the arts…” Jennifer Dunning, The New York Times

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October Dance Film Lab

October 6, 2011
Dance Film Lab Masterclass: Camera Operation & Shooting Strategies: Amy Greenfield with Jeremiah Story
October 12th, 2011
7:30pm- 10:00pm
Join us on October 12th, 2011 for a Master Class on Camera Operation & Shooting Strategies with Amy Greenfield, 7:30-10 pm in Studio 6 at Dance New Amsterdam, 280 Broadway. Topics will include: basic understanding of camera operation, [...]

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Dance Film is Alive at New York Live Arts

New York Live Arts began its inaugural season last Friday, September 16th, 2011. One component of their diverse season (detailed in their press release) is the aptly named Live Gallery- a space presumably conceived of in the context of a traditional gallery but re-imagined due to the demand for movement. Launching the inaugural season of [...]

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Film and the Law- Crash Course

Legal Issues in Film with Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
When: Thursday, September 22, 2011, 4 – 6:30pm
Thursday, February 16, 2012, 4 – 6:30pm
Where: VLA, 1 East 53rd Street, NY, NY 10022 (Auditorium)
*2.5 CLE credits: 1 Professional Practice, 1 Skills and .5 Ethics (Approved for Non-Transitional and Transitional Attorneys)
This class will provide an overview of the [...]

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Dance Film Festival in Boulder, Colorado

Eighth Annual Sans Souci Festival of Dance Camera

Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema is a niche film festival dedicated to works that merge dance and cinematic art forms.

(Boulder, Colorado) Atlas Institute’s Center for Media, Arts and Performance at the University of Colorado at Boulder presents the Eighth Annual Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema, a film [...]

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