SFDFF Closing Night

SFDFF Closing Night

The 2016 San Francisco Dance Film Festival concluded on Sunday evening to a sold-out house at the Brava Theater. The final program included the presentation of films by bay-area filmmakers as well as the premieres of the 2016 Co-Laboratory films. SFDFF would like to extend a special thanks to all the artists who contributed their work and to everyone who came out to support them.

Festival Photos

SFDFF Opening Night Photos

Fabio H Buritica, Caroline Torti, Bree Wasylenko and Alison Henthorn Artistry

Visit our Facebook Page to see our collection of photos from the 2016 festival. We will be adding more over the next few days so check back often.

Jury Awards

SFDFF Home, Jury Awards

Kate Duhamel, Meghan Ryan, Carmen Roman, Kat Cole. Photo: Miller W. Oberlin

New this year, SFDFF brought together a group of independent jury members to present awards at the beginning of the closing night local shorts program. Awards were given to the following films:

Best Screendance Short Under 5 Minutes

Rebellion & Johannesburg
Director: Leila El-Kayem | Choreographer: Jessica Nupen

Best Screendance Short Under 10 Minutes

Director: Eve McConnachie | Choreographer: Sophie Laplane

Best Screendance Short Over 10 Minutes

Director: Rachael Lincoln and Amelia Rudolph | Choreographer: Amelia Rudolph

Best Documentary & Best Cinematography

Inheriting a Legacy (Herencia de un Pueblo)
Director: Carmen Roman | Choreographer: Carmen Roman

Best Director

Director: Alan Lake | Choreographer: Alan Lake

Best Visual Effects

Director: Boris Seewald | Choreographer: Simone Schmidt, Althea Corlett

Best Student Film

Be Fabulous, First Stop: Sexitude
Director: Meghan Ryan | Choreographer: D’Arcy Drollinger