Call for Entries!

Core Dance in association with The Decatur Arts Festival and Barnstorm Dance Festival
is seeking entries for

EnCore: Dance on Film

Screening in Atlanta will be May 24-25, 2019
Screening in Houston will be June 9-23, 2019

EnCore brings together a collection of original dance works for the screen that are performed, choreographed and directed by local artists as well as their regional, national, and international peers.

Submission is $10.

Core Dance, an award-winning contemporary dance company with global reach, creates, performs, and produces compelling original dance that ignites the creative spirit and actively encourages participation and conversation with the community. For nearly four decades, Core Dance has supported innovation, collaboration, artistic risk-taking and sustainable art-making in dance.  Core Dance was co-founded in 1980 in Houston, Texas by dancer and choreographer Sue Schroeder and her sister, Kathy Russell.  Five years later, the organization added Atlanta, Georgia as a second home base, creating a context for dance that is relevant in both cities and around the globe. Core Dance uses dance to educate, question and illuminate, and is internationally recognized for its artistically driven research practices, cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary collaborations, the humanity of the individual Dance Artists, and its rigorous physicality. (

Dance Film Submissions
EnCore: Dance On Film is a screening for SHORTS only. Entries may be no longer than 20 minutes in length. We are celebrating the genre of Dance Films and Dance on Screen, please no recordings of performances.

Only accepting downloadable links.

Please include Hi Res screenshots with your submission.

For more information please contact

Overall Rating
  • Never been, but looks great.

    June 2018
  • Mimi Garrard

    I was happy to be part of this festival, but was sorry not to be able to attend.

    June 2018