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Contact Dance International Film Festival (CDIFF)
- Riding a Wave of Humanity


57 Films
47 Filmmakers from 14 countries
9 Dance Workshops
1 Film-making Workshop
4 Film Screenings
3 Dance Jams
1 Live Dance Performance
1 Great After Party!

The Contact Dance International Film Festival returns for its fourth season, June 28 to July 1, 2019. This festival, produced by REAson d’etre dance productions, celebrates films featuring momentum-based dance created by some of the top creators and dancers in the field of Contact Dance Improvisation. Four different screening programs will be presented alongside dance workshops, jams, and a closing night party!

The festival is also glad to announce that this year 100% of its programming occurs at accessible spaces.

We are also thrilled to bring Tiina Jääskö from Finland and Guy Leon from Barcelona to Toronto. Tiina will be presenting her film-work as well as co-teaching a contact improvisation workshop with Guy Leon.
For more details please see: www.contactdancefilmfest.com


- TRAILER -
https://youtu.be/5wfxL_nF7p4


- EASY-READ GRID SCHEDULE -
https://bit.ly/2rMruO9


- PRICING -

FULL FESTIVAL PASS
$250 - Early-bird Full Festival (available until May 1, 2019 @ 11:59 pm)
$275 - Early-bird Full Festival (available until June 1, 2019 @ 11:59 pm)
$300 - Regular Price Full Festival Pass
$100 - Accessibility pass (for those with a disability)

Passes include everything. See Easy-read grid Schedule above to see all that you get.

All spaces are accessible by wheelchair. If you need accommodation during the festival, please contact kathleen.rea@reasondetre.com to let her know what you need.
To see prices for individual classes, workshops, jams and screening see


- REGISTRATION -

http://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/


- SCREENING PROGRAMS -

Saturday, June 28, 2019 - Studio Screening
Time: 3:00 pm
Cost: $15
Location: Celia Franca Centre, 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto (Wheelchair Accessible)
Description: An afternoon screening of short films. Check back later for the line-up
Tickets:https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

Sunday, June 30, 2019 – Performance and Screening
Time: 10:00 am
Cost: $15
Location: Celia Franca Centre, 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto (Wheelchair Accessible)
Description: A Morning screening of short films. Check back later for the line-up
Tickets:https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/


Sunday, June 30, 2019 –Performance and Screening
Time: 8:00 pm (Door open at 7:30 with audience creator chat)
Cost: $25
Description: Live performance and film screening
Location: Betty Oliphant Theatre, 404 Jarvis Street (Wheelchair Accessible)
Tickets: http://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/


Monday July 1, 2019 -Gala Screening and Awards

Cost: $20
Time:
7:00 Creator Chat
7:30 Gala
Location: Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Street, Toronto (Wheelchair Accessible). Please note the Revue Cinema does not have a fully accessible washroom but the Westerly restaurant directly across the street has offered that we can use their fully accessible washroom. The after party is at the Westerly and will involve a complimentary drink and horderves.
Tickets: https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/



- WORKSHOPS -
Friday Night Film-making Workshop
Date: Friday, July 28, 2019Date: 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm
We are will be renting a fully accessible space for the evening workshop. Check back soon for details.
Drop-in or register? NO DROP-INS. Registration required
Cost: $10
Registration: https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

TIINA Jääskö (Finland) and Guy Leon (Barcelona) Contact Improvisation WORKSHOP SERIES
Series Dates and Times:
Saturday, June 29 from 10:00 am to 1:30
Sunday, June 30 from 2:00 pm to 5:30
Monday, July 1 from 10:00 to 1:30
Description: Check back later for a workshop description
Location: Celia Franca Centre, 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto. (Wheelchair accessible)
Cost: $200
Drop-in or register? NO DROP-INS. You MUST register for this course.
Registration:https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

Contact Improvisation Workshop Teacher TBA
Date: Saturday, June 29, 2019
Time:
10:00 am to 1:30 pm
Description: Check back later for a workshop description
Location: Celia Franca Centre, 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto. (Wheelchair accessible)
Cost: $70
Drop-in or register? You can register or drop-in for this course
Reregistration:https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

ARIANE BERNIER Contact Improvisation WORKSHOP

Date: Saturday, June 29, 2019
Time: 4:30 pm to 6:30
Biography:
Ariane Bernier is a dancer, performance artist and teacher originally from Canada. She earned a Bacchelor degree in dance from l'Universite du Québec in Montréal. She has worked as a Freelancer for dance companies in NYC and collaborated on installations, site specifics projects, dance films and publicities with artist of various fields. Her way of approaching movement is greatly influenced by her curiosity and ongoing studies of contact improvisation, modern dance technique, somatic practices and yoga. She has been teaching dance and contact improvisation and conducting yoga workshops and retreats between the Middle East, Asia, Europe and Africa. Www.arianebernier.com
Description:
In this class we'll look at different ways to offer and give support to one another. Finding ways to create surfaces and offerings while keeping a strong yet supple structure. With acute awareness, we learn how to recognize opportunities and take initiatives.
Location: Celia Franca Centre, 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto. (Wheelchair accessible)
Cost: $40
Drop-in or register? You can register or drop-in for this course
Reregistration:https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

Contact Improvisation Workshop Teacher TBA

Date: Saturday, June 29, 2019
Time: 4:30 pm to 6:30
Description: Check back later for a workshop description
Location: Celia Franca Centre, , 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto. (Wheelchair accessible)
Cost: $40
Drop-in or register? You can register or drop-in for this course
Reregistration:https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/


Contact Improvisation Workshop Teacher TBA

Date: Sunday, June 30, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Description: Check back later for a workshop description
Location: Celia Franca Centre, 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto. (Wheelchair accessible) Cost: $40
Drop-in or Register? You can register or drop-in for this course
Registration: http://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

Contact Improvisation Workshop Teacher TBA
Date: Sunday, June 30, 2019
Time: 4:30 pm to 6:30
Description: Check back later for a workshop description
Location: Celia Franca Centre, 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto. (Wheelchair accessible)
Cost: $40
Drop-in or Register? You can register or drop-in for this course
Registration: http://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

Contact Improvisation Workshop Teacher TBA
Date: Monday, July 1
Time: 10:00 am to 1:30 pm
Description: Check back later for a workshop description
Location: 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto. (Wheelchair accessible)
Cost: $70
Drop-in or Register? You can register or drop-in for this course
Registration: http://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/


- JAMS -

Saturday Night Jam
Date: Saturday, June 29, 2019
Times:
8:00 - 8:15 Opening Circle
8:15 - Warm up with Tiina Jääskö
8:30 to 10:15 dance Jam
Location: Location: Celia Franca Centre
Drop-in or Register? You can register or drop-in for this jam
Cost: $15
Reregistration:https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

Sunday Morning Jam

Date: Sunday, June 30, 2019
Times:
11:00 - 11:30 Warm up with teacher TBA
11:30 to 1:00 Dance Jam
Location: Location: Celia Franca Centre
Drop-in or Register? You can register or drop-in for this jam
Cost: $15
Reregistration:https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

Monday Afternoon Jam

Date: Monday, July 1, 2019
Times:
2:30 Warm up with teacher TBA
3:00 5:00 Dance Jam
Location: Location: Celia Franca Centre
Drop-in or Register? You can register or drop-in for this jam
Cost: $15
Registration: http://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/

- TEACHERS’ BIOGRAPHIES -
Ariane Bernier is a dancer, performance artist and teacher originally from Canada. She earned a Bacchelor degree in dance from l'Universite du Québec in Montréal. She has worked as a Freelancer for dance companies in NYC and collaborated on installations, site specifics projects, dance films and publicities with artist of various fields. Her way of approaching movement is greatly influenced by her curiosity and ongoing studies of contact improvisation, modern dance technique, somatic practices and yoga. She has been teaching dance and contact improvisation and conducting yoga workshops and retreats between the Middle East, Asia, Europe and Africa. Www.arianebernier.com

Kathleen Rea
danced with Canada’s Ballet Jörgen, National Ballet of Canada & Tiroler Landestheater (Austria). Kathleen is a certified instructor of the Melt Method (Hand and Feet) and teaches Contact Dance Improvisation at George Brown Dance. She has choreographed over 40 dance works and has been nominated for five DORA awards. Kathleen is a recipient of a K. M. Hunter Award and is a published author (“The Healing Dance”, Charles C. Thomas). She has a Master’s in Expressive Arts Therapy and is a Registered Psychotherapist (CRPO) with a private practice for the past 15 years. In January 2015 Kathleen became a candidate teacher of the Axis Syllabus. Recently Kathleen graduated as a Brain Advancement Coach (Pyramid of Potential Method). More Info: http://www.the-healing-dance.com/

Check back soon for more biographies


- MUSICIAN’S BIOGRAPHIES -
Check back soon for biographies


- SCHOLARSHIP -
Participants in need of a scholarship, please contact Kathleen at kathleen.rea@reasondetre.com


- BILLETING -
Participants traveling to the festival from out of town who are in need of accommodation, please contact kathleen.rea@reasondetre.com


- ACCESS INFO -
All locations are wheelchair accessible

Celia Franca Centre - 400 Jarvis Street, Toronto:
- wheelchair accessible
- wheelchair accessible washroom (although they do not have automatic door. The hallway is busy and there are usually people around to help open doors)
- building is not close to subway with elevator. Closest subways with elevators are Dundas, Bloor-Yonge and Broadview subways)


Betty Oliphant Theatre - 404 Jarvis Street, Toronto:

- please let us know if you are attending in a wheelchair so we can reserve a spot for you in the theatre
- wheelchair accessible
- wheelchair accessible washroom (we are checking if they have automatic door)
- building is not close to subway with elevator. Closest subways with elevators are Dundas, Bloor-Yonge and Broadview subways)


Revue Cinema - 400 Roncesvalles Avenue, Toronto:

- please let us know if you are attending in a wheelchair so we can reserve a spot for you in the theatre
- wheelchair accessible
- the Revue Cinema does not have a fully accessible washroom but the Westerly restaurant directly across the street has offered that we can use their fully accessible washroom (we are checking if they have automatic door) This is the restaurant we are having the after party at.
- closest Subway with elevator is Dundas West (we are checking info on wheelchair access for Streetcar to Howard Park stop)


The Westerly Restaurant - 413 Roncesvalles Avenue, Toronto:

- wheelchair accessible
- wheelchair accessible washroom (we are checking if they have automatic door)
- closest Subway with elevator is Dundas West (we are checking info on wheelchair access for Streetcar to Howard Park stop)


- VOLUNTEER-
Would you like to be a bigger part of the Festival? Lend a hand to make sure the festival is the best it can be. Contact kathleen.rea@reasondetre.com


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- REGISTRATION -

Reregistration:https://contactdancefilmfest2019.eventzilla.net/