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13th Annual San Francisco Dance Film Festival
October 28, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm$15 – $270
SFDFF presents its 13th annual Festival. From October 28 – November 7, watch international and locally produced dance films virtually and in-person at a various San Francisco theaters.
The festival will open with a theatrical screening of SPOTLIGHT SHORTS, a collection of some of the most joyous and provocative dance film shorts from this year’s official selections.
Documentaries about a trailblazing figure and a transformative personal story lead the feature-length films. BELLA is a resonant and timely portrait of artist/activist Bella Lewitzky. And LIFT tells the astounding story of Steven Melendez, who went from living in homeless shelters in NYC, to achieving worldwide recognition as a ballet dancer.
Streaming globally on Eventive will be seven programs of international short dance films from 20 countries. Highlights include CARVING SPACES, featuring dance in unusual and daring new places unique to the screen and RITUALS & RIDDLES, bold narrative stories from four continents. Also streaming is the performance capture THINGS THAT MAKE US MOVE showcasing how Daegu City Dance Company transform an entire theater – the stage, lobby, and stairwells – into an immersive, site-specific experience.
Learn more about individual programs and festival passes at https://sfdancefilmfest.org/tickets/