The 10th edition of the Short Waves Festival is coming soon. One of the festival staples is the international short films competition Dances with Camera which showcases dance and movement shorts from around the world, which introduce the audience to the unlimited potential of physical expression communicated with cinematic narratives and presented using various forms and genres, from feature films through documentaries, animations, experimental projects and choreographic impressions.
The 2018 Dances With Camera programme includes 23 films from 14 countries. Upon weeks of careful consideration, the curator of the competition, Regina Lissowska-Postaremczak selected the competition entries, which will be assessed by an international jury. Three pictures will be awarded with prizes in the amount of:
1st prize Dances with Camera ? PLN 4,000 (ca. EUR 1,000)
2nd prize Dances with Camera ? PLN 2,000 (ca. EUR 500)
3rd prize Dances with Camera ? PLN 1,000 (ca. EUR 250)
The Jury may also award honourable mentions.
Furthermore, the festival audience will present one film with the Audience Award of PLN 1,000 (ca. EUR 250).
Dances with Camera is organised as part of the 10th edition of the Short Waves Festival, which will take place in Poznań on 20-25 March. Dances with Camera entries will screened on 20-21 March at 7 pm (Studio Słodownia +3, Stary Browar/Old Brewery).
List of Dances with Camera competition entries:
60 Pulses/ Aliki Chiotaki/ Greece / 3 min. /2016
Above the light/ Heike Salzer/ United Kingdom / 6 min. /2016
Ballata dell?ipocondria/ Antonello Matarazzo/ Italy/ 6 min./ 2017
Bhairava/ Marlene Milla/ Canada/ 14 min. / 2017
Cargo/ Jasmine Ellis/ Germany / 4 min./ 2017
Carta bianca/ Augenblick/ Italy/ 6 min./ 2017
Cold Storage/ Thomas Freundlich/ Finland/ 9 min./ 2016
Dance Rome Ris/ Javier Cardenete Rivera/ Italy/ 8 min./ 2016
Eur?ka!/ Menka Nagrani/ Canada/ 15 min. / 2016
Heron/ Roxana Barba/ USA/ 5 min./ 2016
Home/ Nicola Hepp/ Holland / 1 min. / 2017
In search of lost time/ Marta Renzi/ USA / 9 min. / 2017
Kâbus/ Alice Fargier / France / 8 min./ 2017
Kalt (Cold)/ Sven Niemeyer / Germany / 6 min. / 2017
Porcelain/ Roswitha Chesher/ United Kingdom/ 7 min./ 2017
Six Solos/ Simon Fildes/ United Kingdom / 7 min. / 2016
Skuggdjur (Shadow Animals)/ Jerry Carlsson/ Sweden / 22 min. / 2017
The dance of the Living Stones/ Angelo De Grande/ Italy/ 5 min./ 2017
The doubts and reflections of Eve/ Eva Campos Suarez/ Spain, Poland / 9 min. / 2017
The Leaning and the Blind/ Sara Pathirane/ Finland / 12 min. / 2017
The Yellow Room/ Kitty McNamee/ USA / 5 min./ 2017
True Love Waits/ Adi Halfin / Israel / 3 min. / 2017
???????? (Firebird)/ Velislava Gospodinova/ Bulgaria/ 7 min. /2016