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a dance film festivalconnecting filmmakers with audiences around the world

a silhouette of a woman tap dancing on a bench; part of the Sans Souci logo

Now open: Call for jazz dance films for the 2022 season!

2021 audience choice awards

an Asian American woman looks through her fingers upside down

The Gift
2019 / United States / 3 min
Directed by Katherine Helen Fisher

two white-paint-covered dancers, one resting his head on the other's ankle

Inside Out
2021 / United States / 3 min
Directed by Jeff Kuperman & Rick Kuperman

one dancer encourages another one covered in mud to take a swig of champagne

Mudlove
2019 / Finland / 7 min
Directed by Tero Peltoniemi

five dark skinned dancers stand in the sand at the beach with eyes closed

Like Water
2020 / United Kingdom / 9 min
Directed by Mthuthuzeli November

2021 honorable mention

two dancers on a pole reach high and wide, set against a mountain backdrop

Axis Mundi
2020 / France / 2 min
Directed by Patrick Foch

twin dancers in tap boots and jeans sit side by side, with another man's face projected behind

Bad Hombre
2020 / United States / 3 min
Directed by Martin Lombard & Facundo Lombard

a cutout photograph of a boy dancing, superimposed on a dumpster in front of a mountain city landscape

Erêkauã
2021 / Brazil / 1 min
Directed by Paulo Accioly

one dancer holds a hand, leaning away from the group

Los Perros de Barrio Colosal
2021 / United States / 12 min
Directed by Omar Román De Jesús

a silhouette of a woman tap dancing on a bench; part of the Sans Souci logo

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dates announced for 2022 Call for Entries!

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