Opening Night 2015: International Shorts I

SFDFF, Continuum, Director: Natalianne Boucher Choreographer: Stéphane FrattiFrom tappers to Kenyan warriors to rollerskaters and ballerinas, see our top shorts of 2015 in this eclectic mix of screendance from around the world. Evening begins at 6:30 with a prosecco welcome reception for all ticketholders and a post-screening VIP reception upstairs for filmmakers and festival passholders. [read more]

2015 Festival Trailer

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San Francisco Dance Film, Symmetry, Director: Ruben van Leer, Choreographer: Lukas Timulak
SFDFF is pleased to announce the program lineup for the 6th annual festival, featuring dance films from around the world, including a special kick-off event, opening and closing receptions, as well as discussions with local and international filmmakers, choreographers, and special guests. View Schedule | Buy Tickets

Feature Program

San Francisco Dance Film, SFDFF, Let's Get the Rhytym

Let’s Get The Rhythm

Let’s Get the Rhythm is a 53-minute documentary chronicling girls’ hand-clapping games on inner-city playgounds and around the world. Three eight-year-olds from diverse cultural backgrounds in the greater New York area charm viewers with their personal insights as they learn, share, and eventually outgrow the tradition. While drawing attention to the social importance of girls’ games, the documentary showcases archival footage from far-flung locations, even ancient Egyptian reliefs, and includes footage by Alan Lomax and Laura Boulton. [read more]