WildDogs International Screendance Festival is a project of W&M Dance Projects of Calgary Association.

Our mission is to develop an open, diverse, and exciting screendance festival for international viewers, connecting and stimulating audiences through a curated selection of the best of dance on film from around the world. We strive to create an event that stimulates, eliminates boundaries, inspires dialogue and sets new trends in dance and cinema.

Dive into movement and film; imagine the possibilities!


W&M Dance Projects proudly presents the 3rd Edition of WildDogs, a hybrid festival of international screendance works, presented virtually and live in Calgary, Alberta, Canada from September 16 to 18, 2022.

This year’s programming includes 9 distinct programs with 3 days of screenings online and in-person. These 45 films feature a selection of the top national and international films, with a record number of Canadian and Calgary-based artists. Our 2022 festival returns to The Globe Cinema and the newly renovated Plaza Theatre in Calgary.

The WildDogs Team is made up of Executive Director, Melissa Monteros, Artistic Director, Wojciech Mochniej, and Artistic Associates Jared Tobias Herring and Alyssa Maturino. Past Artistic Associates are Tessa Leier and Zoë Abrigo. Technical and Web is Alèn Delfino Martel.