Spotlight On… Creating Dance for Screen
What To Expect?
In Creating Dance for Screen, Sima will share a brief history of her practice in screen dance and how it has evolved into what it is today. She will be talking about the varied techniques of storytelling and approaches to the art form.
Dance film producer and director@simagonsaifilms
Sima is an award-winning director, filmmaker, programmer and educator in screen dance. Originally trained in visual communication, her work specializes in innovative uses of digital storytelling. Her depth of experience has produced a body of films profiling ballet, contemporary and South Asian Dance, with a focus on creating artwork that promotes diversity and accessibility. As a programmer, she works with BAFTA accredited Flatpack Film Festival and as an educator she is the founder of Screen Dance Co-lab, an initiative for emerging artists collaborating in dance, film and music.