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DANCES WITH FILMS FESTIVAL GAINS MOMENTUM IN 2013
Dances With Films was not a film festival with impressive clout when it quietly began in 1998. It was known to filmmakers as being focused on emerging talent and accessible, but Sundance still overshadowed the event as the premiere home of independent film. That shadow decreases by the year as Dances With Films has continued to grow, but it is maintaining its core foundations that it began on. In 2013, the film festival holds center stage in the heart of Hollywood at The TCL Mann Chinese. READ MORE

GRAVITAS VENTURES JOINS DWF16 BRINGING DISTRIBUTION
DANCES WITH FILMS is honored to have Gravitas Ventures as a new sponsor for year 16 of the fest and will AWARD the Juried Feature Film winner with a Video On Demand distribution deal*! Distributor of DWF's 2011 Grand Jury feature, SCALENE starring Margo Martindale, Gravitas is also known for THE SECRET, 3, 2, 1...FRANKIE GO BOOM, HUNKY DORY and the Dave Grohl documentary SOUND CITY. Recent releases also include DETOUR, HE'S WAY MORE FAMOUS THAN YOU and THE STORY OF LUKE with HELLO HERMAN, JUG FACE & HELL BABY on the horizon this summer! Much like these films, you too could reach 100 million homes via Gravitas Ventures!

INSPIRATION RUNS DEEP
We've never really done this before... however DWF receives numerous emails from its alumni each year and seeing that we are so incredibly proud of them - we thought we'd put up a few of the comments from recent years. Hear what they say! GO to TESTIMONIALS