March 2018 | Cinedans at The Eye Filmmuseum
Cinedans is one of the central dance film festivals in Europe. The 2017 edition had a national focus, and I am thrilled to have been invited to join its jury in 2018, when it returns to hosting and showcasing international work and artists.
Leeds International Film Festival – Screendance Competition 2017
November 2017 | Everyman Cinema, Leeds
I am part of the selection panel, together with LIFF screendance programmer Andy Wood. The next deadline for submissions to the competition is 30 June!
Big Dance Shorts – UK/India collaborations
May 2017 | Big Dance Shorts
I will be part of the panel selecting four dance-film ideas to be commissioned for Channel 4’s Random Acts strand as part of UK/IN, led by the British Council. Each film will be inspired by dance and have at its heart an element of collaboration between the UK and India, and has the chance to be shown by Channel4 in its Random Acts series.
La Danza in 1 Minuto
March 2017 | COORPI, Turin
Jury member for this one minute dance film competition which awards a first price, special jury prize and a production prize to create a new dance film. Click here to watch the winning films.
l’art difficile de filmer la danse: International Dancefilmfestival Brussels
September 2017 | Danscentrumjette, Brussels
Informal curatorial advice on the festival’s UK programme.
Light Moves Festival of Screendance
2 – 6 November 2016| Dance Limerick, Ireland
I’m thrilled to have been invited to join the jury for the overall festival prize, and host the Q&A of the ‘Irish Focus’ screenings on Sunday 6 November.