Opportunities

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Seeking a Communications Intern!

Dance Films seeks a Communications Intern to work closely with the Director of Communications and Programming to maintain website projects, social media strategies, and sustain targeted outreach for our programs. Within the website, duties will include minimal web page management and data entry. Other duties...

Volunteer for Dance on Camera 2014!

Interested in volunteering? Fill out the form below!  Designer- Help with design projects like badges for filmmakers and information slates before each screening. Experience in photoshop is a plus. Tech Savvy- Help with any technical questions that arise, work the room with mic during panels and Q&A,...

Fall Internships with Dance Films Association

Internships for Fall 2013 Please email brighid@dancefilms.org your resume and cover letter with "Internship" as the subject. Standard Requirements Recent college graduate or currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Interest in dance film and desire to see many hours of film archive footage. The ability...

dance: made in canada/fait au canada

Call for Entries! Deadline (postmarked by) June 5, 2013 Submission Form Information PDF dance: made in canada/fait au canada (d:mic/fac) is the only Toronto-based biennial summer festival of contemporary dance. The not-for-profit festival was founded in 2000 by Yvonne Ng under the umbrella of princess productions and since that...

Volunteer for Dance on Camera!

Volunteers needed to assist with the Dance on Camera Festival, February 1-5, 2013. Shifts available in the afternoon and evening, taking place at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, 144 West 65th Street and at 25CPW Gallery, 25 Central Park West. Activities include answering questions about...

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POOL 12

POOL 12 - INTERNATIONALE TanzFilmPlattform BERLIN Festival: September 13-16, 2012 in DOCK 11 Jury POOL 12: Elizabeth Markevitch, Hiroko Tanahashi, Arnd Wesemann Workshops: September 3-23, 2012 in EDEN***** Deadline: July 14, 2012 Application POOL 12 Via mail -          TWO full labeled DVDs (one for viewing and one for screening) in PAL or NTSC -          filled and signed online...

Dance on Camera Festival Curator Position

Curator Position- Request for Proposal  The individual in this 2 year seasonal, contracted position will work in partnership with Film Society of Lincoln Center's (FSLC) curator, Joanna Ney, to envision the scope of the 41st and 42nd annual Dance on Camera Festival (DOCF) at Lincoln Center. Candidate will act...

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InShadow Festival: Call for Entries

CALL FOR ENTRIES VIDEOS, PERFORMANCE SOLOS AND INSTALLATIONS Deadline: June 1st   4th edition of InShadow – International Festival of Video, Performance and Technologies DECEMBER 2-9, 2012 SÃO LUIZ TEATRO MUNICIPAL AND OTHER THEATRES, MUSEUMS, GALLERIES AND OTHER VENUES IN LISBON Opens its call for entries and accepts proposals: a)   Video-dance, art video / selection to...

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Special DFA Discount for Joffrey DVD

// There Has Never Been A Film Chronicling The Legendary Joffrey Ballet, Until Now  DVD Available for Purchase ♦ Special $5.00 Discount for DFA! Use Discount Code: DFA Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance tells the story of this groundbreaking cultural treasure, known as the first truly American dance company....

Guess Who’s In the Greenroom? Christy Park!

Christy Park, Executive Director s will be available from 11-2 on May 23 to answer questions you may have about producing your dance as a film. Join her at Gibney Dance Center,  Guess Who's In The Greenroom? RSVP to allie@gibneydance.org to reserve your individual slot! ...

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Instituto Coreográfico- Residency for Dance Filmmakers

Instituto Coreográfico Residency for Emerging Choreographers & Dance Filmmakers June 4-17, 2012 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR DANCE FILMMAKERS Application: Description and application requirements Materials due May 25, 2012 at 5:00 pm. Mail must be postmarked May 25, 2012. Learn about Instituto Coreográfico here.   ...

Third Coast Dance Film Festival: Call for Submission

  2012 Call for Submission from the Third Coast Dance Film Festival Third Coast Dance Film Festival celebrates the intersection of contemporary dance and the moving image with a screening series of short dance films. The Third Coast Dance Film Festival is pleased to announce that it...

Dance Films Association seeks Digital Intern

ABOUT DANCE FILMS ASSOCIATION DFA is a non-profit membership corporation dedicated to furthering the art of dance film. By connecting artists and organizations, fostering new works for new audiences, and sharing essential resources, DFA seeks to catalyze innovation in and preservation of dance on camera. Susan...

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Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema

Call for Entries! Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema is a niche film festival specializing in dance cinema and incorporating live performance. The Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema invites submissions of film and video works that integrate dance and cinematography and mixed-media works that include both cinema and live performance. We...

Workshop with Katrina McPherson

Dance for Camera Festival and Workshop with Katrina McPherson University of Utah Department of Modern Dance Weekend Workshop: September 15 - 17 Weeklong Intensive Workshop: September 19 - 24 Register now! Description of course by Katrina McPherson, director of Five Video Dances  All sessions will start with simple warm up exercises...

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Independent Filmmaker Conference

INDEPENDENT FILMMAKER PROJECT presents INDEPENDENT FILMMAKER CONFERENCE Buy Passes by Friday 9/2 for a Chance to Pitch to TOP INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS! Event Date: September 18 - 22, 2011 – NYC   IFP’s five-day Independent Filmmaker Conference is the must-attend event for filmmakers offering the opportunity to learn the art, craft and business of filmmaking – and...

Dance Film Lab Recap

Monday, August 15th Dance Film Lab NUMBERS 13- Participants 9- End time 7- Start time 5- Studio we used at Dance New Amsterdam 2- Films screened We started the night introducing ourselves-name, what we do, and what we NEED in relation to dance film. People who would be interested in observing the rehearsal...

Dance Film Lab Takeaways

Once a month, Dance Films Association holds the Dance Film Lab hosted by Dance New Amsterdam. Tonight, starting at 7:00pm is our August event! Previously selected films will be screened, followed by a discussion moderated by Zach Morris of Third Rail Projects. Dance Film Lab is...

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Film Festival Submissions

DFA's Dance on Camera Festival 2012 Call for Entries! Deadline: October 1, 2011 Dance Films Association (DFA) proudly announces its call for entries for its 40th annual, internationally touring Dance on Camera Festival. Dance on Camera Festival 2012, co-produced by DFA and The Film Society of Lincoln Center, will...

Dances Made To Order
Reoccurring monthly dance film opportunities!

Dances Made to Order Unlike a prix fixe menu, Dances Made to Order allows you to make a personal selection of multiple tastes that will dictate the outcome of each month's videodance. As the name suggests, you order the dance. How does it work? Once a month...

Post-Production Funding Application

All DFA members are invited to apply for post-production funding for their dance film projects.  If you are not currently a member, please sign up! Completed applications should be emailed to: member@dancefilms.org DFA Post Production Funding Application...

NEA Funding!

[caption id="attachment_3035" align="alignleft" width="144" caption="BREAK, DOCF 2008"][/caption] DFA was recently buoyed by an award of $15,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts to support our Dance on Camera Touring Program. Not only will the 2012 Dance on Camera Festival be our 40th, the accompanying Touring Program will...

Call for Student Dance Films

CALL FOR STUDENT DANCE FILMS IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE 2011 DANCE FOR CAMERA FESTIVAL AND WORKSHOP WITH KATRINA MCPHERSON We are looking for student work to be screened on the opening night of the Dance for Camera Festival and Workshop with KATRINA MCPHERSON, September 15, 2011. Submissions must...

Deadlines, deadlines, deadlines!

Many of you visit the DFA website as a resource: for information on the far-flung - and growing! -  international network of dance film festivals.  Don't stress about the deadlines that have recently passed - jump on the upcoming ones! Here's a list for the...

Talking about “Re”

"Re-staging, Re-constructing, Re-visioning, Re-working" Dance Critics Association -  June 9-12, 2011 - Seattle, Washington DCA's annual conference will be focused on reconstruction -- how do we discuss works from the past that are brought forward to the present? [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZbEU4d0YVS0&feature=related] The conference will be hosted by Pacific Northwest Ballet, whose new production...