We’ll Always Have Dance

2021 | Australia | 13 mins | 16:9
Genre: Documentary | Heartwarmer
Themes: Disability | Dance | Music
Disability represented on screen: Trisomy 21 (Down syndrome) | Autism Spectrum Disorder | Neurodiverse | Physical Disability & Mobility
Language: English, with Closed Captioning available

Synopsis: A day in the life of five extraordinary ballet dancers, interviewed by six passionate, neurodiverse filmmakers with something to say about passion, inclusion and the pursuit of perfection.



Queensland Ballet Artists – Joel Woellner, Mary Li, Lou Spichtig, Edison Mauel, Sarah Eccelston
BSF Interviewers – Allycia Staples, Olivia Hargroder, Brodie Reegby, Sascha Doyle, Robert Pate, Keegan Jones


Director – Martha Goddard
Producer – Kirsten Hodges
Cinematographer – Fung Cheung
Editor – Brodie Rocca
Sound Design – Rowan Cottingham
Composer – Jonny Higgins

Festival Screenings & Awards

Brisbane International Film Festival 2022 (Australia) – In Competition
ReelAbilities Pittsburgh 2022 (USA)
Melbourne Women in Film Festival 2023 (Australia)