The Dance
Short Film | 35mm
Cast: Pardis Parker, Evany Rosen, Sarah McCarthy, Kristopher Anderson, Linda Thieu, Joe McKibbon, Steven Wallace Lowe, Ryan Hartigan
Writer, Director, Producer: Pardis Parker

Selected Awards & Distinctions

2013 National Screen Institute of Canada

Best Comedy

2012 Boston Comedy Festival

2nd Place

2012 Canadian Comedy Awards

Nominee: Pardis Parker - Best Writing, Film

Nominee: Pardis Parker - Best Performance by a Male, Film

Other Awards & Distinctions

2013 Gimli Film Festival

Curated Screening - Best of the NSI Film Festival

2012 Forster Film Festival

Creativity Award

2012 SENE Film Festival

Best of SENE

2012 Humanity International Film Festival

Best Local Film

Best Canadian Film

Best Comedy

2012 World Music and Independent Film Festival

Nominee: Pardis Parker - Best Director

Nominee: Pardis Parker - Best Actor

Nominee: Christopher Porter - Best Cinematography

2012 Wet Your Pants Comedy Film Festival

Best Short Film

2012 Buttered Corn on the Cob Film Festival

Best of the Fest

2012 Imago Film Festival

Audience Choice Award

2012 Big Dam Film Festival

3rd Place

2011 Abitibi International Film Festival

Curated Screening - On Va Aux Vues

2011 Urban Mediamakers Film Festival

2nd Place

2011 Dixie Film Festival

Best Comedy

2011 SNO Boston Film Festival

Best Foreign Filmmaker

2011 Huntsville International Film Festival

Best Short Film

2011 PEI International Film Festival

Best Maritime Film

2011 Carmel Art and Film Festival

Best of Shorts

2011 JamFest Indie Film Festival

Gold

Other Screenings

2014 Hollyshorts Film Screening
2013 Detours en Cinecourt
2013 Southern Appalachian International Film Festival
2012 Dawn Breakers International Film Festival
2012 Next Wave Art Salon
2012 Salt Lake City Film Festival
2012 South Texas Underground Film Festival
2012 1737 Film Festival
2012 TriMedia Film Festival
2012 City of Calgary Canada Day Celebration
2012 Detroit Windsor International Film Festival
2012 Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival
2012 Anthem Film Festival
2012 Humanity International Film Festival
2012 Da Vinci Film Festival
2012 Island Media Arts Festival
2012 Athens International Film Festival
2012 Urban Suburban Film Festival
2012 Indie Spirit Film Festival
2012 Crossroads Film Festival
2012 Fort Myers Film Festival
2012 Soul 4 Reel Film Festival
2012 Capital City Film Festival
2012 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria International Film Festival
2012 Imago Film Festival
2012 YES Film Festival
2012 ViewFinders Film Festival
2012 Winter Film Awards
2012 Cleveland International Film Festival
2012 Jaipur International Film Festival (In Competition)
2012 The MIX International Short Film Festival
2011 Anchorage International Film Festival (In Competition)
2011 Kinofest International Film Festival
2011 Minneapolis Underground Film Festival
2011 Kerry Film Festival
2011 Silver Wave Film Festival
2011 Yellowknife International Film Festival
2011 Atlantic Film Festival
2011 Edmonton International Film Festival
2011 Guam International Film Festival
2011 Estes Park Film Festival
2011 Calgary International Film Festival