SF Dance Film Festival Announces Winners


In what they've described as "our most ambitious festival ever," the organizers of San Francisco Dance Film Festival have announced the winners of this year's competition. The following filmmakers and choreographers have won awards in the following categories:

  • Best Documentary ($1,000): Play Serious, T.M. Rives, director; Alexander Ekman, choreographer
  • Honorable Mention: La Chana, Lucija Stojevic, director; La Chana, choreographer

  • Best Live Performance Capture ($500) The Great Ghosts, Louise Narboni, director; Yoann Bourgeois, choreographer
  • Best Screendance under 10 minutes ($500): Reach, Billy Boyd Cape, director; Botis Seva, choreographer
  • Best Screendance over 10 minutes ($500): Gatha, Chenglong Tang, choreographer and director
  • Best Student Film ($500): Paloma, Sophia Conger director; Elisabeth Aguilera & Jose Moreno, choreographers
  • Best Art/Experimental ($500): Bookanima, Shon Kim, director and choreographer