2023 Award Winners

We are honored to present the awards for the 14th annual San Francisco Dance Film Festival. The awards were chosen by a group of independent jury members. To view details on each award winner, click on film thumbnail. Congratulations to the following winners:

Audience Favorite

CALL ME DANCER Manish in Israel in class (c) Shampaine Pictures
Call Me Dancer

Documentary Feature

Dancing In A Yard Manuela Dalle-dance-film-SFDFF-2023
Dancing in A-Yard

Documentary Short

Then Comes The Body, Jacob Krupnick
Then Comes the Body


Build or Destroy-Rashaad Newsome
Build or Destroy

Screendance Under 10 min

sfdff 2023 Heartache Iker Karrera

Screendance Over 10 min

Until The Moon Is Born In The West Lea Bethke dance film SFDFF 2023
Until the Moon is Born in the West

Live Performance Capture

Saudade, Sandra Cristina Pires Lopes, Sandra Ramy Equis, Alfonso Valdes, Inti Herrera


Secret Xin Liu SFDFF 2023
The Secret

Honorable Mention

Regret To Inform You-Yusuf Nasir
Regret to Inform You