Laois Dance Platform (Ireland) invites dance, movement, image and video artists to submit their dance films to the 7th edition of the Festival which takes place 2-5 April 2020.

Where: Laois Dance Platform, Portlaoise, Co Laois Ireland

When: 2 – 5 April 2020

Deadline for applications: 17th February 2020

All films submitted should incorporate dance and youth in any way, shape or form. We are looking for films made with or for young people with strong elements of movement and dance up to 8 minutes. We are not looking for music videos, trailers or recordings of performances, 1-minute films or commercials.

-A creator (NO AGE LIMIT) can submit up to 2 films.
-If needed, and if your film is selected, English subtitles will be required.
-The submission will be open from 2nd December 2019 to 17th February 2020.
-If your film is accepted, your film will be required in a high-quality version before 2nd March 2020.
-There is no fee to submit your film.

Official Selection Announcement: 24th February 2020

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About the Festival: Laois Dance Platform is a youth dance festival by Laois Youth Dance Ensemble. It showcases an array of talented young dancers across Ireland along with dance professionals, establishing a dance community and facilitating a network of artists.

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