Notice[CLOSED] 2020' Korea International Contemporary Dance Competition - FREE Video application (ENG)



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2020' Korea International Contemporary Dance Competition (KICDC) - FREE Video Application


Greetings. We are writing to inform you of an exclusive opportunity!

Korea’s prestigious Contemporary Dance Competition, recognized by the UNESCO International Dance Federation (http://www.cid-portal.org/), will be receiving free video applications [HERE]


This competition was created by the Korea Dance Association in August 2010 with the aims of promoting the development of contemporary dance in Korea through the international exchange of culture and arts. elevating the status of artists and improving their rights and interest. It has been one of Korea’s representative international dance competitions since 2010, specializing in contemporary dance.


It is an international competition involving the best contemporary dancers from all over the world. This prestigious competition promotes the international development of contemporary dance and provides opportunities for the assembly and exchange of culture and arts.



Schedule


*Detailed schedule including live streaming schedule to be announced (via email)

*Schedule is subject to change.

 Deadline: 13th Sep 

 00:00 (GMT+9) 

 FREE Application period

 15th Sep  Preliminary round

 23rd SEP

 Semi-finals: Pre-junior and Junior

 24th SEP

 Semi-finals: Senior

 25th SEP

 Finals for all categories + Winner Announcement




Category


A. Pre-Junior Male / Female (Solo): 12 and above ~ Under 14 years old

B. Junior Male / Female (Solo): 14 and above ~ Under 18 years old

C. Senior Male / Female (Solo): 18 and above ~ Under 34 years old

*Age as of September 23rd, 2020



Fee


FREE (Originally $200)



How to apply


Register online [ HERE ]

Please refer below for the required materials. 



Required materials


1) Contemporary dance video

  • Condition: No-cut, no-edit, ONE TAKE VIDEO that is shot in an open space (studio / outdoors / home, etc.). However, you are allowed to trim the length of the video (e.g. 10 minutes video -> trim off the beginning or ending to make it 4 minutes) 
  • Make sure to submit a horizontal video, with the resolution of at least 720p or above
  • Make sure the video has good lighting and shows the dancer's face and movement clearly
  • Videos from previous competitions/performances are accepted as well 
  • Upload and submit video link (Youtube or Vimeo) // Set to “Unlisted” or “Public”
  • Pre-junior and Junior: ONE video link around 4 mins.
  • Senior: TWO different video links around 4 mins each. 
  • Senior Video Submission Options:
a. Improvisation + solo workb. Two different solo works
(Different choreography)
c. Two different improvisations


2) ONE headshot photo: a photo that shows the participant’s face clearly.  (Passport/Headshot photo) 


 


Awards


If there is no winner, the prize will not be awarded.

 

 Category

 Rank

 Prize

 Number of Recipients

 Grand Prize(Winner of all participants)

USD 3,000

1

Pre-junior

Gold

USD 300

1

Silver

USD 200

1

Bronze

USD 100

1

Korea Dance Association Award

certificate of award

1

Jury Award

certificate of award

1

Best Choreography Award

certificate of award

1

Sponsor Award

certificate of award

1

Mayor of Cheonan Award

certificate of award

1

Junior

Gold

USD 500

2

Silver

USD 300

2

Bronze

USD 200

2

Korea Dance Association Award

certificate of award

2

Jury Award

certificate of award

2

Best Choreography Award

certificate of award

2

Sponsor Award

certificate of award

2

Mayor of Cheonan Award

certificate of award

2

Senior

Gold (Male/Female)

USD 2,000

2

Silver (Male/Female)

USD 1,500

2

Bronze (Male/Female)

USD 1,000

2

Korea Dance Association Award

USD 300

2

Jury Award

USD 200

2

Best Choreography Award

USD 100

2

Sponsor Award

certificate of award

2

Mayor of Cheonan Award

certificate of award

2

 

* Previous Winner's Video: https://youtu.be/NxOqoT6vDjs



Organizers





Sponsors and Partners




Contact


kicdc@danceplanner.net   (English/Chinese)