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dancefilmmaking.com presents

Dance Film of the Year

meet the finalists.

Congratulations to the 5 Finalists for the 2023 Dance Film of the Year award! 
Don't Cry Maggie (USA)

Don't Cry Maggie (USA)

They Saw The Sun First (USA)

They Saw The Sun First (USA)

A Myriad Mind (Germany)

A Myriad Mind (Germany)

Bubblegum (Australia)

Bubblegum (Australia)

Uholdeak (Spain)

Uholdeak (Spain)

...and a massive round of applause for all semi-finalists!

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how it works.

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Step 1

Dancefilmmaking.com nominates 10 Semifinalists from its collection of curated international films. All films published on our platform in 2023 are eligible.

Step 2

An online Audience Vote helps determine the 5 Finalists.

Step 3

A prestigious panel of international dance film festivals watches the 5 Finalists and determines the Winner.

Step 4

The Winner is announced on April 6th, 2024 at a live event in Los Angeles. Yes, it's gonna be lit, and yes, you're invited.

the prize.

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your judges.

The winner will receive:

1. The distinction of Dance Film of the Year, aka the best dance film in the world in 2023.

2. A live screening in Los Angeles.

3. $1,500usd cash prize

4. Hand-sculpted trophy

This might be the greatest panel ever assembled...

NORTH

AMERICA

Dance on Camera Festival (NY)

San Francisco Dance Film Festival (CA)

Los Angeles Dance Film Festival (CA)

Portland Dance Film Festival (OR)

EUROPE

Choreoscope Barcelona Dance Film Festival (Spain)

Multiplie Dance Festival (Norway)

Thessaloniki Cinedance International (Greece)

InShadow Dance Film Festival (Portugal)

SOUTH

AMERICA

MIDDLE

EAST / ASIA

FIVC Screendance International (Chile)

Festival Videodanza de Puerto Rico (Puerto Rico)

Dance Camera Istanbul (Turkey)

Cyprus Dance Film Festival (Cyprus)

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award ceremony.

Our Award Ceremony will take place April 6th, 2024 in Los Angeles and will be

open to the public!

Music

Dancing

Drinks

Live performances

Screening

Award ceremony to crown the DFOY.

Oh, and the best after party in Los Angeles... 

DATE

LOCATION

TIME

PRICE

TICKETS

April 6, 20024

spaCe DTLA (333 N Mission Rd, Los Angeles CA 90033)

TBD

$25 (in advance), $30 (at the door) **includes 1 drink**

Tix will be sold through the HIT App

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