The future of the dance film industry and the young people who will make that future.

Posted on: 6/5/2021 6:00PM

Inspired Dance Youth Film Festival invites young dancers and filmmakers to come together in July for a unique celebration of dance, film, creativity, artistic growth, and personal development. This is a dance film festival with a difference. The Festival’s mission is to inspireengage and educate the young through a program of dance masterclasses, film workshops and talks from experts in the personal skills needed to thrive.


The July Festival includes the following workshops and masterclasses:


Dance masterclasses with the best of the best

  •  Tap with Dein Perry - internationally acclaimed creator of stage shows Tap Dogs and Steel City and the movie Bootmen.
  •  Contemporary with Sarah Boulter - partner at Ev&Bow dance studio and an award-winning choreographer.
  •  Funk/Hip Hop with Stephen Tannos - choreographer, director and dance filmmaker
  •  Jazz/Musical Theatre with Amy Campbell – performer, choreographer, and resident director for the Australian production of Hamilton.

Using the technology right at your fingertips

  • In-depth workshop with co-founder and director of the influential SmartFone Flick Fest Angela Blake shows how to make a cinematic quality film on your smartphone.

Talks to expand the mind and fill the soul

  •  Stephen Tannos and his team get down to the nuts and bolts of successful dance filmmaking through discussions about collaboration, craft and much more.
  • Counsellor, life coach and former music theatre performer Will Centurion guides participants working in the performing arts to a better understanding of how to face and overcome challenges, find ways of coping, understand feelings and behaviours and build creative confidence.


The three-day festival culminates on Sunday 11 July with the Red-Carpet Gala Screening of finalists in the 2020 competition and the Awards Ceremony honouring winners in each category.


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