Call for artists’ participation in the 6th International Video Poetry Festival | Athens Greece

poster for International Video Poetry Festival #6

The +Institute [for Experimental Arts] and Void Network present the 6th International Video Poetry Festival 2017 in Winter 2017 at the free self-organised theatre EMBROS in Athens, Greece. Continue Reading

Open call for poetry films: Festival Silêncio 2017

“This is not a movie. It’s a poem.” is a poetry film showcase organised within the Festival Silêncio that includes a national and an international competition. The films in competition will be the manifestation of audiovisual poetical language which will be using cinematographic narrative to state itself as a message. Continue Reading

Poetry Film Live unveils first issue, opens submissions

Please join me in welcoming and spreading the word about a new online magazine, Poetry Film Live. Unveiled on Friday, its first monthly issue “features poetry films from international poets and filmmakers,” names that should be familiar to most Moving Poems readers: Robert Peake, Marc Neys, Marie Craven, and Judith Dekker. There’s also an interview with Martin Rieser, which adds historical perspective and contributes some insights about poetry film I haven’t seen elsewhere. Continue Reading