deadline: 25 November 2017
Call for entries

Breaking 8 _International Video Dance Festival

Breaking 8 _ breaking free from the conventional boundaries of cinema and dance, to research new expressive languages, exploring dance and images beyond the enclosed space of theatre.

Welcome to the 5th edition of Breaking 8_International festival of video dance.

Breaking 8 has the aim to stimulate research, create connections and international nets of exchange and free collaboration not only among filmmakers, choreographers, performers and international festivals, but also through spreading ideas, and bringing to the public a view of what is happening and evolving in this form of art.

The call for entries is now open. Let our audiences know your works, and share your perspective on the ever evolving genre of video dance!

The selected works wil be screened on the 6th and 7th December 2017 (Ex Manifattura Tabacchi, Viale Regina Margherita, 33, Cagliari, Italy) as final event of the international contemporary dance festival FIND 35- Festival Internazionale Nuova Danza 2017.

A restricted selection will be eventually proposed, prior notification to the authors, to our international partners’ festivals and / or may be presented in further cultural events organized by Breaking 8.

Artists may submit up to two films. Short films (max 15 minutes runtime) are preferred; longer videos may be chosen for extra presentation during cultural events organized by Breaking 8, always prior notification to the authors.

Breaking8 2017 is a non-competitive event, and is totally free of charge for participants and for the audience. Please do not submit works for which you’re asking a fee.

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