Call for Proposals: Dance Camera PANDEMANIA

Questions? Email Onur Topal-Sümer


Dance Camera Pandemania is a “sister” event of the Dance Camera Istanbul Festival. Specifically for the “Dance Camera Pandemania” edition; we encourage the works which explore the process of confinement, works that are made during or inspired by the effects of the pandemic and yet submission is open to all dance films.

In 2021, the Dance Camera Pandemania edition is aimed to take place as an online film festival in the spring of 2021.

We curate 3 separate categories of films:

1) Short films (under 16 min.)

2)Feature Dance Films and Documentary Features that are research-based expose the process, history, and social impact of dance.

3) Dance and Technology: Interactive dance films, VR & AR & XR based dance films.


* Best Short Dance Film
* Best Feature Dance Film
* Best Dance Documentary Film
* Best Dance & Technology Film Production

These awards will be selected by the judicators’ highest scores and the audience choice.

January 20, 2021 – Early bird Deadline
March 10, 2021 – Regular Deadline
March 30, 2021 – Later Submissions Deadline
April 15, 2021 – Notification Date
May 7 – 8, 2021 – Event Date

Questions? Email Onur Topal-Sümer.