U.Dance on Screen 2018


Following a call-out, One Dance UK selected eight diverse films, showcasing young dancers and/or filmmakers  for U.Dance on Screen 2018.


U.Dance on Screen 2018 was a One Dance UK initiative delivered and produced for U.Dance 2018 in partnership with DanceEast.

Selected Films 2018

Avoidance – Director and Choreographer: Billie Williams; Producer: Katherine Whetton; Cinematographer: Sugini Nageswaran; Organisations: University for the Creative Arts (Farnham) Dancer: Grace Colebrook

Bridge of Stories and Party – Director: Sima Gonsai; Choreographer: Amayra Fuller; Producer: Sima Gonsai in Association with Birmingham Town Hall and Symphony Hall (THSH) Organisations: Ace Dance and Music and THSH; Dancers: Yanique Chong, Kianne Ferguson, Brianne Hesson Taylor, Daisha Irving, Leila Rodriguez Harrison, Imani St Juste Walker

Innocence Director: Sima Gonsai; Choreographer: Chitraleka Bolar; Producer: Sima Gonsai; Organisations: Mac Birmingham; Dancers: Anaya Bolar and Ria Manjot

Maya – Director and Producer: Jordan Sheard; Choreographer: Jordan Sheard and Pattarapong Chomchan; Dancer: Pattarapong Chomchan

Nations Saviour – Director and Producer: Jack Lawrenson-Jones; Dancer and Choreographer: Kadus Smith; Organisations: Murmur Collective

New Faith: Look the Other Way – Director: Rosie Baldwin; Dancer and Choreographer: Andrew Self

Unspoken Spoken (an excerpt) – Film Director: Ross MacGibbon; Director and Choreographer: Fin Walker; Executive Producer: Helen Spencer; Producer: Janie Valentine; Organisations: Candoco Dance Company and The Space; Dancer: Jessica Dowdeswell

Labyrinth – Directors, Choreographers and Dancers: Lauren Bingley, Hannah Davidson, Krystle Priestley, Luke Rainford, Ashley Taylor; Producer: Sam Holgate-Davey on behalf of Inspire Youth Arts; Organisations: Inspire Youth Arts, JME Dance Company, Urban Projections, Jimmy Power

Selection Panel 2018

Omari Carter
Jemma Gould
Rosie Gunn
David McCormick