Celebrate dance in the old west!
Welcome to the Wyoming Dance Film Festival; a place where the arts of dance, music, and film come together! This event is an official part of the Wyoming International Film Festival; a 5-day fest with nightly parties, live music, live screenings, filmmaker Q&As, art exhibitions, and a unique western experience. All participants in the Wyoming Dance Film Festival also receive an all access pass to the Wyoming International Film Festival. More movies, more networking, and more events!
The Wyoming Dance Film Festival combines live screenings, and live dance performances into an unforgettable experience. Each block of films is capped off with a live dance routine featuring dancers and choreographers from Wyoming and the greater western region. Filmmakers may also participate in Q&A's as well as all other events.
In an effort to create a more inclusive film program, and to give more opportunities to independent filmmakers, the Wyoming International Film Festival has partnered with several filmmaking organizations and institutions. If you are a member of any of these organizations, you are eligible for additional discounts. Please contact your member representative to access your discount code.
• Alliance of Women Directors
• International Documentary Association
• New York Film Academy
Premiere Status – All films must be a Wyoming premiere.
Run Time –
• Dance Films: 1-15 minutes
• Dance Documentaries: 1-15 minutes
Acknowledgement - By submitting a project you acknowledge you understand the Wyoming Dance Film Festival is an official part of the Wyoming International Film Festival.
English Language or English Subtitles – All films submitted to the Wyoming Dance Film Festival must be in English or have English Subtitles.
Delivery – Films must be delivered in .mov or mp4 format. We do not accept any other formats.
Genre – The Wyoming Dance Film Festival accepts films of all genres of dance, and dance documentaries. Films must be a dance film or documentary.
Waiver Requests – WyoDFF does not accept waiver requests at this time.
Screening Fee - WyoDFF does not offer screening fees.
Agreement of Use – Selected films agree to allow the festival to use screen shots, clips, trailers, posters, or other materials to promote the film and festival. Filmmakers and guests agree to allow the festival to use their likeness in any photo, video, or audio recordings to promote the film and festival.
Age of Film – Films cannot have been produced any earlier than January 1st, 2022. Films produced in 2020 and older are ineligible.
Copyright – By submitting filmmakers acknowledge they own the full copyright to their film, soundtrack, and all other elements contained within the film, and have the legal right to exhibit the film in the United States. The festival takes no responsibility for any copyright violations, and the filmmaker agrees they are the sole responsible party of their work.
Non-Discrimination – The Wyoming International Film Festival has a strict non-discrimination policy and has zero tolerance for films promoting discrimination. Any film that actively promotes hate speech or discrimination against any protected class (Race, Ethnicity, Nationality, Gender, Sexual Orientation, Religion, Ability, Age, etc.) will be immediately disqualified.