Johanna Keinänen Photo: Pekka Nurmi

ENGLISH SUMMARY

Johanna Keinänen (born 1968)
Free lance dancer, choreographer and comedien

Dancer, choreographer, performer in Dance Theatre Minimi 1991-2006
Master of Arts in Dance (Finnish Theatre Academy) 2000

Choreographies for festivals:
Full Moon Dance Festival, Pyhäjärvi Finland 2000
Dies de Dansa, Barcelona 1999

Stand up comedy since 2005

Written and directed various forms of dance theatre and physical theatre for various groups

Dancer, choreographer and writer in The Body Language Zone-short film performed in several festivals around the world.

FILM AWARDS FOR BODY LANGUAGE ZONE:

2017                  Best Film (Stories We Dance Film Festival, Italy)
2016                  Moviezone Go Short Award (Go Short - International Short Film Festival Nijmegen )
2016                  Best of Show / Best Editing / Excellence Lead Actress (Depth of Field - International Film Festival Competition, USA)
2016                  Best Film Score Award (Defy Film Festival, USA)
2016                  Award of Merit for individual achievement in Acting to Johanna Keinänen (Southern Shorts Awards, USA)
2015                  Body Language Zone, films first episode Body Language Consult: Runner up,  Audience award/60secondsdance-kilpailu/Finland, Runner up 60secondsdance/Denmark

Contact: johanna@johannakeinanen.com
+358405478153