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The Shut In Dance Film Fest

The Shut In Dance Film Fest is a digital festival for artistic growth and creative collaboration in times of separation.

​Directed by Nicole Berger (choreographer for The Good Place, VEEP, Brooklyn Nine Nine), Shut In Dance Film Fest has curated a roster of master artists to offer educational resources as well as creative inspiration.

​Our educational resources are FREE video tutorials providing tips and tricks for creating cinema quality dance films from home and on a budget.

​For inspiration, our team of Creative Directors have each provided a directive to spark your creativity.  

ADF's Movies by Movers Film Festival 2020 Submissions

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OPEN CALL: Dance Films for The Outlet Dance Project's 15th Annual Festival

The Outlet Dance Project seeks short dance-films that not only show excellence in the genre, but also have connections to site-specificity, architecture, and/or sculpture as well. The festival is open to filmmakers and choreographers everywhere who identify or have identified as women.

Call for entries: TDP'19 international dance festival: films events

About TDP'19

TDP' is Tipperary Dance Platform’s international dance festival. TDP'19 will take place the 7-13 October 2019


TDP'19 screendance programme

The festival's screendance programme presents a selection of short dance films (max. 15 minutes) from around the world. TDP' is looking for innovative artworks created through the cross-breeding of dance and the syntax of cinema to create original forms.



Films must be no longer than 15 minutes. The selected films will be included in either of two programmes: 

OPEN CALL: Video Dance Showcase

27th Quinzena de Dança de Almada - International Dance Festival | September/October 2019

Professional individual choreographers, dance companies and video directors are welcome to submit their projects to be presented in the "Video Dance Showcase", to be held between September 21 and October 13, 2019.

February 18, 2019 is the deadline for submission of proposals. The selection board will decide on the selected projects until April 15, 2019.



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