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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_gallery interval="3" images="19190" img_size="large"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Winner 2018 Dance on Camera Capturing Motion NYC High School Competition. Olivia Weintraub, for Fluid, Morris County School of Technology.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="86947a11-e16b-6"][vc_column_text]Our piece examines the phases a community goes through in the face of an emergency, which in this piece is represented by an oncoming hurricane. The dance will follow the phases that our partner, the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis and Team" tab_id="ec0022b3-33c0-10"][vc_column_text]Halls of Ivy By Academy for Visual and Performing Arts Class of 2018[/vc_column_text][/vc_tab][vc_tab title="Award" tab_id="1523984968651-1-2"][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="12203" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Capturing Motion NYC 2017 Capturing Motion NYC Winning Film Learn More About Capturing Motion NYC[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tab][/vc_tabs][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Told through a narrative four-act structure, Ipi (the warrior) focuses on a filmmaker revisiting a musical filmed by her late father in Jerusalem forty years ago....

Expecting is a short documentary about motherhood that profiles renowned ballerina and activist, Michele Wiles, director of BalletNext. ...

More Americans die every year from drug overdoses than in motor vehicle accidents. Because of the boom in prescription pain medication, heroin and related drug overdoses increased by 20% in 2014. On June 21, 2014, I lost my dear friend Sean to this horrible epidemic....

Meta, a fantasy-drama told in four movement that mimic the four stages of metamorphosis, is a character study of Alex, a talented dancer chosen for a journey of transformation....

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="9b5aa5f3-1265-2"][vc_column_text]Shinrin-yoku is a Japanese word which refers to taking a short trip or a visit to the forest. Literally, it means "Forest Bathing.” Shot on location at Earthdance, the film features dance and choreography by...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="71a9f473-d36a-1"][vc_column_text]Untamed Space was shot on location at the Weeksville Heritage Site in Brooklyn, NY and uses a timeless consideration on Afrofuturism to look at ways Black spaces have been created, have been lost, yet can...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]Dance Like No One is Whale Watching is an immersive experience and play space created to evoke the fantasy of life as an orca whale. The cosmically charged encounter is wrapped in a billowy inflatable...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]The starting point for these experimental video works – Selfiesism inside out and Selfiesism, a Dance Duet is the relatively new term "Selfie." These video works will question the current use of Selfie, challenge it,...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]Bring your body and your phone to this embodied exploration of the Earthdance grounds.  Escape is designed for anyone who has ever wanted to hurl their phone as far away as possible, anyone who checks...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]Before We Flew Like Birds, We Flew Like Clouds premiered to critical acclaim this March as part of Velocity Dance Center’s Made In Seattle program. KT Niehoff now re-conceptualizes the Flew Like Clouds universe as...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]A documentary about the gender stereotypes, challenges and bias that young men face in ballet.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tab][vc_tab title="Team" tab_id="1440531114635-5-9"][vc_column_text]Director/Producer: Scott Gormley[/vc_column_text][/vc_tab][vc_tab title="Images" tab_id="1440526693460-2-0"][vc_gallery interval="0" images="17749,17750" img_size="full"][/vc_tab][vc_tab title="Status" tab_id="1440530973201-4-5"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="12210" qode_css_animation="element_from_fade"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="3/4"][vc_column_text] Production [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tab][vc_tab title="Award" tab_id="1440534155512-2-0"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="12213" qode_css_animation="element_from_fade"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="3/4"][vc_column_text] Production Grant Recipient of the work-in-progress screening award in 2016 Learn...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]A group of young dancers living inside of an abandoned 1930’s ballroom retrace the footsteps of the pioneers of dance history. They embark on a journey of self-discovery while charting their personal narratives alongside a dance-historical arc. Scene by scene and room...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]Move From There to Here with the dancers of Kolkata Sanved in this cinematic portrait of graceful change-makers using dance movement therapy to heal and empower themselves and some of Kolkata, India’s most vulnerable populations from the emotional and physical wounds inflicted...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]Home Exercises is a short dance film and hybrid documentary investigating the gestural habits and choreographies of aging individuals at home.     Funding provided in part by a grant from the Rhode Island State Council on the...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis and Team" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]Sometimes By Dawa Lama Frank Sinatra School Of The Arts[/vc_column_text][/vc_tab][vc_tab title="Award" tab_id="1440532917-2-81"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="12203" qode_css_animation="element_from_fade"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="3/4"][vc_column_text] Capturing Motion NYC 2015 Capturing Motion NYC Winning Film Learn More About Capturing Motion NYC[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tab][/vc_tabs][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_tabs style="horizontal_left"][vc_tab title="Synopsis and Team" tab_id="1440525917-1-10"][vc_column_text]This Town By Alexus Getzelmen, Tillie Simon, and Isabelle Sturges Frank Sinatra School Of The Arts[/vc_column_text][/vc_tab][vc_tab title="Award" tab_id="1440532917-2-81"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="12203" qode_css_animation="element_from_fade"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="3/4"][vc_column_text] Capturing Motion NYC 2016 Capturing Motion NYC Winning Film Learn More About Capturing Motion NYC[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tab][/vc_tabs][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

POINTE is a documentary that seeks to unravel the enduring symbol of otherworldly grace that is the pointe shoe. The film explores the worlds of both the shoe makers and professional dancers at the English National Ballet, following the "life" of the pointe shoe from...

La Medea adapts Euripides’ tragedy of savage infanticide, as a Latin-disco-pop variety show. Simultaneously a live dance-musical, a made for camera TV special, and a feature film, the dark-comedy is directed, performed, shot, edited and streamed in real time. Medea is most famously known for...

After transforming Madrid’s Compañía Nacional de Danza into one of the most successful dance companies in the world, Spanish choreographer Nacho Duato is fired. Soon after, Russian billionaire Vladimir Kekhman lures Duato to St. Petersburg and puts the international contemporary dance icon in charge of...

Inspired by the hybrid practices of filmmakers Douglas Rosenberg and Katrina McPherson, this open forum focuses on ways in which the practice of screendance—in the context of a theoretical and historical framework—can lead to a pedagogy for teaching the dance genre made for the camera....

Honored by Dance Films Association with the 2016 Dance in Focus award, the two-time Emmy Award–winning and five-time Tony-nominated choreographer Pat Birch, perhaps best known as the mastermind behind the hand jive in the film Grease, joins Dance on Camera Festival for Meet the Artist...

Celebrate one of jazz technique’s great innovators, Eugene Louis “Luigi” Faccuito, with a discussion with Francis Roach, who has taught Luigi’s technique for over 20 years. After a devastating accident, Luigi created an exercise for his own rehabilitation, which became the first complete technique for...

Lincoln Center at the Movies: Great American Dance launched in the fall of 2015, distributing recorded live performances of Alvin Ailey, Ballet Hispanico, New York City Ballet, and San Francisco Ballet to more than 600 movie theaters nationwide. Join lead creatives and partners for an...

In celebration of Dance Films Association’s 60th anniversary, join us for the release of the preliminary results of our recent item-level inventory and stories from the organization’s vault. Filmmakers, historians, curators, librarians, programmers, and dance and film enthusiasts alike are encouraged to attend and bring...

SPECIAL PROGRAM • Step inside the halls of five NYC public schools and celebrate dance! Hosted by veteran TV journalist Paula Zahn, PS DANCE! is the new documentary that captures what happens when students have dance in their curriculum. The journey is one of imagination,...