Projects | Events

The institute organises film events, exhibitions and lectures to present the treasures of the archive to the public. Guest performances are an additional enrichment of the dance landscape. Film workshops teach dance and film students adequate recording methods for dance.

For up-to-date information, see News.

Current and also archived events can be found in the Calendar.

Gardesn of Culture

(Deutsch) Gardens of Culture. Visionen und experimentelle Projekte für eine Zukunft [Tagung]

[ 17.11.2023 bis 18.11.2023 ] [...mehr]

Our new Streaming Studio [WissensWandel. Digitalprogramm des dbv]

[ 29.03.2023 ]  
The German Dance Film Institute is a presence media library that has been able to test a new pillar [...mehr]

Claudia Henne in Conversation for II [Making Of]

[ 08.02.2023 ]  
As part of the series DANCE:DIGITAL, in the halls of the Tanzfilminstitut cultural journalist Claudia Henne interviews choreographers [...mehr]

Reinhild Hoffmann. Foto: HMH

Reinhild Hoffmann and her life’s work [Digitization]

[ 30.01.2023 ]  
There is hardly a dancer and choreographer of her generation whose work has been so comprehensively documented on film: [...mehr]

Foto: Artur Jäger

Claudia Henne in Conversation with Tobias Staab. II [Making Of]

[ 27.01.2023 ] As part of the series DANCE:DIGITAL II [Making Of], cultural journalist Claudia Henne interviews Tobias Staab, choreographer and author of [...mehr]

Eingespielter Filmausschnitt. Foto: Yanitsa Genova

Stephan Brinkmann. Lecture for the Orot Israel College in Tel Aviv [WissensWandel. Digitalprogramm des dbv]

[ 17.01.2023 ]  
Stephan Brinkmann, Professor of Contemporary Dance at the Folkwang University of the Arts, gladly accepted the opportunity to give [...mehr]

Tanz mit dem Tiger/ Pablo Sansalvador. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 12.01.2023 ]  
Inspired by a quote by Christian Drosten, according to whom overcoming the Corona pandemic is like dancing with a [...mehr]

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Dorothée Hahne and Henrietta Horn. Lecture for the Orot Israel College in Tel Aviv [WissensWandel. Digitalprogramm dbv]

[ 13.12.2022 ]  
In this lecture, Dorothée Hahne talks about her work as a musician and as a composer for dance [...mehr]

Reinhild Hoffmann im Studio. Foto: Miroslaw Zydowicz

Reinhild Hoffmann. Lecture for the Orot Israel College in Tel Aviv [WissensWandel.Digitalprogramm of dbv]

[ 06.12.2022 ]  
German choreographer Reinhild Hoffmann, winner of the Tanzpreis for Lifetime Achievement in 2022, talks about her solo performances, focusing [...mehr]

Autonomous Avatar/ Tobias Staab. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 01.12.2022 ] How much longer will we be able to control the technologies we have created? This is the question that choreographer  [...mehr]

Wayne Götz

(Deutsch) TALK 2 ME 4D/ Wayne Götz. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 30.11.2022 ]  
In Talk2Me4D, Wayne Götz and Lucy Flournoy, both physical theatre performers, want to explore the possibilities and limitations of [...mehr]


TALK 2 ME/ Claudia Henne interviews Wayne Götz. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 07.11.2022 bis 11.11.2022 ] [...mehr]

Orot Israel College Tela Aviv as guest in the archive of the Dance Film Institute. Seminar in live stream. [WissensWandel. Digitalprogramm des dbv]

[ 25.10.2022 bis 17.01.2023 ]  
This new digital mediation format is being developed by the German Dance Film Institute Bremen thanks to the support [...mehr]

Folkwang University of the Arts as guest at the Dance Film Institute. Lectures in live stream. [WissensWandel.Digitalprogramm des dbv]

[ 18.10.2022 bis 31.01.2023 ]  
Funded by the dbv German Library Association, Heide-Marie Härtel is developing a new digital mediation format for students at [...mehr]

Martin Böttger fly

Looking at Shirley/ Christoph Winkler. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 13.10.2022 ] “Looking for Shirley” is a project by Christopher Winkler as part of tanz-digital II. Our team produces the Making Of [...mehr]

Maureen Reor. Foto Miroslaw Zydowicz

Doubt22/ Maureen Reeor. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 13.10.2022 ] In the project Doubt22, choreographer Maureen Reeor mixes contemporary dance and videogame imagery, creating a performance in which the spectators [...mehr]

(Deutsch) Dead code must be alive/ Brigitte Huezo. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 12.09.2022 ] Virtual reality can help us rethink the way we approach our bodies, allowing us to overcome societal prejudices and stereotypes. [...mehr]


INNER SUSPENSION (2). With Susanne Linke in Essen-Werden Tanzhaus Züllig

[ 29.09.2022 ]  
Masters are truly great for what they pass on to their students: they leave traces that settle over time, [...mehr]

Point de Vue

Point de vue/ cie. toula limnaios. I [Making Of]

[ 20.09.2022 ]  
In the Point de vue project, part of the tanz:digital series, cie. toula limnaios uses live stream technologies to [...mehr]

Der schwarze Spiegel/ Katharina Groß. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 02.09.2022 ]  
Can virtual reality be an opportunity in children’s education? In Der schwarze Spiegel, one of the TANZ:DIGITAL II projects, [...mehr]

Virtual Sureallity/ bodytalk. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 01.09.2022 ] Virtual reality technologies are often used to create alternative dimensions; but what if instead we used them to give substance [...mehr]

If the body could speak/ Robert Wechsler. tanz:digital II [Making Of]

[ 13.08.2022 ] “If the body could speak”, what would it say? This is the question Robert Wechsler, choreographer and director of Palindrome [...mehr]

Nele Buchholz im Interview. Filmstill

POSITIONS:DANCE #5 ACCESS. Films by Burkhart Siedhoff

[ 01.08.2022 bis 30.01.2023 ]  
“Inclusivity’ is now a central concept in the world of contemporary dance: but what exactly does it mean? [...mehr]

Foto:Heide-Marie Härtel

Inner Suspension (1). With Susanne Linke in Berlin

[ 14.06.2022 bis 16.06.2022 ]  
Masters are truly great for what they pass on to their students: they leave traces that settle over time, [...mehr]