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DANCESCREEN 2015: submission deadline 31 January

20th January 2016

Calling for dance related short film, feature film, fiction, animation, documentary, music videos and experimental work.

Launched in 1988, dancescreen is the world’s leading dance film competition. Filmmakers, choreographers, dance and video artists, producers, distributors and broadcasters are invited to submit dance-based films produced since June 2013. Chosen work will feature in various programmes during FRAME: The London Dance Film Festival, 09 to 12 June 2016.

Submission information at

Best Film including a £1000 cash prize
Best Student Film including a £500 cash prize
Award for Technical Innovation (Muybridge Award) including a £1000 cash prize

Winners will be announced at FRAME on 12 June.

FRAME 2016 will showcase feature length and shorts film alongside the competitive work accompanied by a programme of events including industry workshops and panels led by prominent figures in tv, film, music and dance. The three day celebration of the best of dance in film will be supported by BBC Arts and patrons including Royal Ballet ballerina and TV presenter Darcy Bussell and bestselling author and TV writer Lynda LaPlante.