Guido Sarli, choreographer & filmmaker, starts his dance formation in Rome, later continuing his training in Holland, where he graduated as a dancer at the Rotterdam Dance Academy (Codarts).
In his career has worked with choreographers like Jiri Kylian, Ohad Naharin, Alexander Ekman, Stijn Celis, Gustavo Ramírez, Russell Maliphant among others.
Leading his own creative platform Umma Umma (Barcelona 2010), he has created several pieces awarded at international choreography competitions like Copenhagen International Choreography Competition, Certamen Internacional de Coreografía Burgos New York, “No Ballet” International Choreography Competition Ludwigshafen, Festival Internacional de Danza Contemporánea de Canarias Masdanza.
His creations have been presented in prestigious international festivals like, Festival Temporada Alta, Festival Salmon (Mercat de les Flors), Aerowaves, European Contemporary Dance Festival of Cyprus, Festival TNT, Mes de Danza Sevilla, among others.
He creates his own movement methodology LONA, teaching workshops in several dance academies like Institut del Teatre, Conservatorio Superior de Danza de Madrid, Conservatorio Professional de Danza de Burgos, Institute of the Arts Barcelona, Professional Training Course CobosMika Seeds, Conservatorio Superior de Danza Valencia.
He creates works for Gratz Oper, Open Florence Festival, Hunt Company (Italy), Institute of the Arts Barcelona, Professional Training Course CobosMika Seeds, Dance Workshop Ga’aton (Israel) and Conservatorio de Danza Reina Sofia (Granada, Spain).
Guido Sarli choreograph the fashion film HONNE directed by Nur Casadevall.
His first short film STAND ALONE has been selected as a finalist at International Festival of Screen Dance Film “Fever” 2018 and has also been presented at Choreoscope International Dance Film Festival 2019.
Currently he is working on his new dance_film project SOURCE.