screendance festival

kNOwBOX dance Film Festival 2024 Open Call

In its 6th year as an independent international film festival, the
mission for the NBFF is to curate dance films that explore an
innovative approach to “challenging the possibilities of what dance
can look like in video form”.

Dance Films 1-10 minutes
A dance-related film 1-10 minutes. A dance film (Videodance, Dance for
Camera, Screendance, etc) is a dance-related film that challenges the
possibilities of what dance can look like in video form. Films are
created specifically for the screen, including shorts, narrative,
fiction, experimental, animation, multicultural, multi-genre, and
documentary films.

Bucharest International Dance Film Festival

Submissions for the 9th edition of the Bucharest International Dance Film Festival are now open! Filmmakers, dance artists, animators, visual artists and digital art makers are invited to submit their works for the International and Romanian Short Film Competitions of the festival that will take place between September 7 – 10, 2023, under the theme of “clusters”.

kNOwBOX dance Film Festival 2023 Open Call

Submit your project to the kNOwBOX dance Film Festival 2023.

Open Call Details
Short Series
• A short film is a dance-related film 3:00 minute or less.
• Films deliver a clear story/idea that maximizes imagination and creativity in 3:00 minutes or less.
• Films are made to view on devices.
• The kNOwBOX dance Short Series (NBSS) Selected short films will be screened on @knowboxdance social media accounts for a limited time in early August 2023 and on special devices as part of the NBFF 2023 Festival lineup.
• Complimentary submission waiver available to artists under the age under 18.

Cinedanza 4 - international contest & festival

The 4th edition of the most yellow international screendance contest & festival is here!

You can submit your screendance short film only on FilmFreeway, as usual. But starting this year there are 2 sections!


What we're looking for

  • films no longer than 10 minutes
  • produced after 1st January 2020
  • with subtitles in italian or english
  • with no thematic limits

What you get

Cinedanza Festival - international screendance contest and festival

Cinedanza Festival is an international screendance contest and festival that take place in Modena every year at the end of October.

We're looking for short screendance films

- Deadline 24th August 2020

- The films will undergo a pre-selection by an artistic committee. The organization will notify the results to the participants by 20th September 2020.

- Maximum film length is 10 minutes

- The films must be produced after 1st January 2017

- The films have to be subtitled in italian or english


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