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Dance Films Association is delighted to honor Lois Greenfield with a 2015 Dance In Focus award at the Dance on Camera Festival Kickoff Gala on Wednesday January 28th Lois Greenfield is the creator of thousands of iconic dance photographs, many of which are indelibly etched in our...

DFA and FSLC Announce 43rd Edition of Dance on Camera

THE FILM SOCIETY OF LINCOLN CENTER AND DANCE FILMS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCE THE 43rd EDITION OF DANCE ON CAMERA JANUARY 30 – FEBRUARY 3, 2015   The opening-night selection is the U.S. Premiere of Girlchild Diary, spotlighting visionary artist Meredith Monk (who will appear in person), and the closing-night film is...

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Extended Profiles Are Live!

Community Profiles, Groups, and Updates We launched a new phase of our improved membership system. It allows members to connect more easily; to share immediate information about their projects and expertise as dance filmmakers through groups. See the top level menu for new groups. While you're visiting,...

Upcoming Restructuring at Dance Films Association

Dance Films Association is instituting some changes in order to remain relevant for the coming decades. After our best-attended Dance On Camera held annually at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, which was followed by a highly successful Kickstarter campaign, DFA finds it necessary to...

Dance Films Builds an Archive!

An archive that will change the history of dance on film, making nearly 60 years of ground breaking footage accessible. What We Have! Currently, our archive is accessible by visiting our office in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, plugging in a VHS player, and rewinding once you’ve finished watching. Here is...

First Run Features Special Offer!

THE ART OF BALLET The Art of Ballet, a special edition box set, features four of our most popular dance films on four discs:Ballerina, The Dancer, Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet and Prima Ballerina. BALLERINA In the grand tradition of the Ballets Russes comes this portrait of five Russian...

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...

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3D Underwater Dance Film

Dancers who swim and swimmers who dance! Looking for 7 Female & 3 Male Dancers who swim or Swimmers who dance to dance in new 3D Underwater Dance Film to be shot in 3D on June 30th. Dancers must be able to swim and be...

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...

Dance Films Association Survey

We'd like to hear from you! DFA Survery Finishing the Dance on Camera Festival, we're launching a new membership system next week. To help us improve your membership and reflect on Dance on Camera, we'd like to ask that you take 15 minutes to complete this survey....

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Numeridanse.TV hosts videos from Dance on Camera

Focus Dance on Camera: Visit Numeridanse.tv to Watch Online Until March 6th On the occasion of its 41st edition, focus on ten video dances selected by the festival DANCE ON CAMERAorganized every year by the very dynamic New York Dance Films Association and the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Short...

Print-Out Pocket Size Schedules for Dance on Camera

Fear no more! DFA has Print-Out Pocket Size Schedules! Where is that Shorts Program playing again? What time is that Meet the Artist session? Can I be in two places at once?! For events taking place at the Film Society of Lincoln Center: Walter Reade Theater, Francesca Beale...

It’s All Happening- One Week Away!

  January 25rd, 2013 What you need to know- one week away! Dance on Camera Festival February 1-5, 2013    What to know about the films: Introducing Farihah Zaman on Dance on Camera We are thrilled to introduce Farihah Zaman, contributing writer for the Dance on Camera Festival. To peak your interest, each day next week we'll...

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A Close Up on Dance on Camera

January 24, 2013 A Close Up on Dance on Camera DFA previews the Dance on Camera Festival January 31, 2013 25CPW Gallery   DANCE ON PAPER: EXHIBIT OPENING Free Event: Thursday January 31, 6:00pm 25 Central Park West Gallery Taking dance film beyond the movie theater, Dance on Camera will present an exciting new...

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...

Dance on Camera Tickets on Sale! Shake a Leg!

January 10, 2013 Dance on Camera Tickets Now on Sale! Buy Tickets Online Dance Films Association Website Film Society of Lincoln Center Website  Visit FSLC Box Office Directions to FSLC Box Office (Members- please bring a valid Photo ID to verify name) Admission $13 General Public $9 Student & Senior $8 DFA & FLSC Member Save-Purchase 3 Films or more! 2013 Dance on...

Purchasing Tickets for 2013 Dance on Camera Festival

Dance On Camera 2013- Tickets on Sale January 10 MEMBER INFORMATION Maximum of 4 tickets per screening per member. Please honor the discount limits of your membership type. Please present a valid Photo ID to verify name when purchasing in person or redeeming online ticket orders at the Film Society's box...

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You Make Us Move!

  December 20, 2012 You Make Us Move! Thank You! To our dance film community, Just from our monthly Dance Film Lab to our Showboat Cruise with Marge Champion and to our Films That Move series, you can see that DFA is quickly expanding. Fast approaching the 2013 Dance on...

Make a Move!

Dance Films Association (DFA) is 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 be a catalyst for innovation in and preservation of dance on camera. Make a Move! Please...

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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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2013 Dance on Camera Festival Lineup Announced

PRESS RELEASE The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Dance Films Association announce the 41st edition of DANCE ON CAMERA February 1-5, 2013 Opening Night launches with the World Premiere of  Alan Brown’s FIVE DANCES Lineup highlights include the 50th Anniversary of Francisco Rovira Beleta’s flamenco classic, LOS TARANTOS; ice dancing with...

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Hurricane Sandy’s impact on DFA

  November 1st, 2012 Dear Dance Films Association community, For those who faced Hurricane Sandy, we send our best wishes and hope everyone is dry, safe, and in high spirits. Dance Films Association's offices are out of power as we're south of 34th Street, but it looks like we'll...