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Rogue Dancer Film accepted into DepicT! super-short filmmaking competition as part of Encounters Film Festival

Rogue Dancer Journal is  proud to announce our 1 minute film, After The Reign: Confusion, has been selected for the DepicT! Short Film Competition in Bristol U.K.  This Rogue Dancer will be attending. You can view all the super-short films and VOTE here. DepicT! is Watershed’s international short film competition that, since its creation by Brief Encounters in 1998, has been challenging filmmakers to create 90 second ultra-short masterpieces. The focus is on uncovering emerging international filmmaking talent, which shows originality, imagination and the ability to engage in just a minute and a half. Much has changed in the worlds … Continue reading Rogue Dancer Film accepted into DepicT! super-short filmmaking competition as part of Encounters Film Festival

(DIY dancer) Encore: Dance on Film Pushes For New Audiences and Community

Four years ago, EnCore: Dance on Film Curator and Adjudicator, Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully, realized that there wasn’t a convenient place carved out for dance on film in Atlanta. Tarrazi-Scully was formerly a staff member for Core Dance, a contemporary dance organization with home bases in Atlanta and Houston. Tarrazi-Scully began her career as a dancer and transitioned into film and arts administration after becoming a mother. Her work has led her to believe dance on film is essential to bringing dance to a wider community: “I have always said, in regards to dance being a somewhat unapproachable art form, that it isn’t that people don’t ‘like’ dance, it’s that they don’t know anything about it. Seeing a dance performance is not something people think about on date night. I am thrilled that dance artists are finding success in this medium [film], and it is becoming a shareable entity. Now people can research, see cutting edge contemporary artists or historical works and fall in love the way I did in my formative years.” Continue reading (DIY dancer) Encore: Dance on Film Pushes For New Audiences and Community

Rogue Dancer Productions Presents: MOVEMENT:  An ARTS Crossover Event (Third Friday Durham Dance Series)

DURHAM, N.C. – Rogue Dancer Productions, a dance film and arts events production company, will present a new Third Friday Durham Dance Series event in December.  This is an evening of MOVEMENT:  An ARTS Crossover Event and will feature 5 artists, all from Durham and the surrounding Triangle and Triad regions. Event will take place at Empower Dance Studio, 109 W. Parrish St.  Doors will open at 6 p.m. for art viewing.  Performances will begin at 8 p.m. and repeat at 9 p.m. on the third Friday of December.  Audiences will be able to watch performances for free, similar to other Third Friday Durham offerings. Artists always appreciate donations to support the work they do. Continue reading Rogue Dancer Productions Presents: MOVEMENT:  An ARTS Crossover Event (Third Friday Durham Dance Series)