August 2019 Update on Videopoetry/Poetry Film Events

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Credit: Daniel R. Strebe, 15 August 2011, CC BY-SA 3.0, Link

Wild Whispers project at La Rue et Toi Festival Artistes

Belgium, 10 August 2019
See wildwhispers.blog.

Women of West Wales Unearthed: Poetry, Prose and Film

UK, 10 August 2019
See llangwmlitfest.eventcube.io/events/18635/women-of-west-wales-unearthed-poetry-prose-and-film.

Call for entries, Carmarthen Bay Film Festival, Poetic Cinema section

Wales, UK
Early bird deadline: 31 August 2019
Fee US $35 standard / US $20 student
Awards given but not specified on web page for this BAFTA Cymru/Wales qualifying festival.
See filmfreeway.com/CarmarthenBayFilmFestival.

Call for entries, Maldito Festival de Videopoesía 2019

Albacete, Spain
Deadline 8 September 2019
No fee specified on the website. Prize money is awarded. Films need to have Spanish subtitles.
See malditofestival.com/plazo-de-inscripcion-iii-edicion19.

Call for entries, 8th International Video Poetry Festival

Athens, Greece
Deadline: 20 November 2019
The festival suggests a voluntary fee of 5 euros by bank deposit.
See discussion.movingpoems.com/2019/08/call-for-work-8th-international-video-poetry-festival-athens-2019.

Marie has been an independent film-maker for 35 years. Most of her 70+ short films have been video poems made since 2014. A longer bio is here.