A new screen time has opened up due to the amount of submissions!
6 through 10 p.m. Electric Theater
Screening Schedule:

Red Rock ScreenDance Film Festival is an international festival of dance-film platform in conjunction with Red Rock Dance Festival, in St. George Utah. The film festival is in it's first year, while the dance festival is in its 13th year. Accepted film submissions will be screened at the Electric Theatre on Thursday, June 10th. On Friday, June 11th, Houston Contemporary Dance Company will present a live performance with elements of dance film at Dixie State University at 7:30 p.m. ScreenDance finalists will show along with live choreography finalist on Saturday, June 12th, 7:30 p.m. The final screening is located at Dixie State University, Eccles Main Stage Theatre.

We accept short dance films of live action and animation.

Before submitting, please remember we are specifically a festival of dance-film, and do not show non-dance related film.

2021 Awards
Best Overall Film: 1st place Liminality by Jennifer Akalina Petuch & Annali Rose
2nd place Los Perros del Barrio Colosal by Drew Brown
3rd place Higher Love by Jessie James

Best Film Edit: 1st place Digital Afterlives by Richard James Allen & Karen Pearlman
2nd place Liminality by Jennifer Akalina Petuch & Annali Rose
3rd place Legenyes by Jeanette Geslison & Scott Cook

Best Student Film: 1st place It's Made of Thoughts by Eduardo Zambrana
University of Arizona
2nd place Reformation by Baylee Neslon
Dixie State University
3rd place Silent Solicitude by Olivia Beck
Southern Utah University

1st place winners were shown at the final performance Saturday, June 12th.
1st place winners receive a cash prize.

Finalists will be announced and receive showing in the Red Rock Dance Festival Choreography Showcase June 12

Awards Include:
Best Overall Film
Best Editing
Best Student

Submissions must be less than 15 minutes in length.

Must be an original work, created for film/video
(no filmed dance performances)

Work must have been produced after August 1st, 2017

Student applicant should apply with a .edu address

Applicants must have all rights and permissions to present the work.

Red Rock ScreenDance Festival reserves the right to use submitted films and still shots for promotional use: including accepted and finalist films.
Dance films are to be produced within the past 3 years.
Films are shorts no longer than 15 minutes in length.

Overall Rating
  • Richard James Allen

    We were thrilled to screen at Red Rock ScreenDance FIlm Festival and delighted that our film, DIGITAL AFTERLIVES, won 1st Place for Best Film Edit! Thanks so much for your warm support and excellent communication, I only wish we could have been there.

    June 2021