And the winner is!

JOINT ADVENTURES has been inviting choreographers, dancers, film and multi-media artists to develop new aesthetic approaches and visual languages for choreography and film in a 60-second format and submit their films to the 9th International CHOREOGRAPHIC CAPTURES Competition. From 34 different countries 152 films have been submitted.

This year’s jury – Kristina Köhler (University of Zurich), Eva Martinez (Sadler’s Wells, London), Claudia Rosiny (Swiss Federal Office of Culture, Bern) – has chosen 5 winning films out of all submissions which have been awarded on November 25, 2017 by Walter Heun (JOINT ADVENTURES, München) at Tanzfestival Winterthur in cooperation with DasTanzfest.ch.

1st Prize & Cinema Prize
Christopher Matthews “untitled, i know you watching you know i am sexy (radio edit)”

2nd Prize & Cinema Prize
Fenia Kotsopoulou & Daz Disley “Carriage Return”

3rd Prize & Cinema Prize
Marcos Marco & Clara Cafiero "She is"
Stephan Dorn “Don’t Stop”
Malou Meyenhofer “The Livin‘ Is Easy”


There are prizes in two categories: Monetary prizes in the amount of up to 2.000,- EUR, and in addition, prizes awarded in the "cinema" category that includes the presentation of the winning films throughout Germany and Switzerland, as well as the screening at different European festivals from now on. Within the cooperation with Das Tanzfest.ch, the winning films will also be included in the programs of the cities participating in this festival.