Organized under the umbrella of the Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur, FASS Forward is a new digital event that aims to promote short dance films by filmmakers from around the world and demonstrate how the camera can be used to creatively showcase dance.
The Jury for the first season of FASS Forward: Guillaume Côté, Artistic Director of the Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur, Carole Laure, International filmmaker and actress, Caroline Ohrt, Co-Directrice artistique chez Danse Danse.
For its first season, FASS Forward received a high number of applications from 9 different countries. The winners were announced on August 1st:
Award – Best International Dance Film Short : Toporzeł, directed by Iwona Pasińska, Poland
Award – Best Canadian Dance Film Short : Clémentine, directed by Chantal Caron, Canada
Discover below the 10 official selections of the 2021 season!