Chicago's vibrant dance and film communities are connected with national and international artists to foster innovation and intersectionality in the presentation, education, and creation of movement-based artworks.
We collaborate with prominent, international artists and arts advocates, providing intimate and innovative workspaces for attendees to learn and experiment in their crafts with the mentorship of experts in the field
It is our goal to craft a space for diverse populations to share, listen, educate and collaborate on social justice issues including racism, gender inequality, foreign relations, immigration, mass incarceration, disabilities as spectacle, environmental sustainability and more through the lens of movement-driven artworks.
To establish Chicago’s premier dance film festival, making our city an international destination for dance/digital media performances.
To support both emerging and established dance/digital media artists who are pushing boundaries in multiple performance domains.
To educate a dance/digital media audience.
To highlight dance/digital media work with a social justice message.