Upcoming poetry-film screenings: Minneapolis, Edinburgh, Lublin and London

Motionpoems Season 6 World Premiere, Filmpoem Festival Fifteen at Hidden Door, films from the ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival at Festiwal Miasto Poezji, Mahu in Video at the Hardy Tree Gallery, and PoetryFilm Solstice at The Groucho Club. Continue Reading

Submissions are open for Filmpoem Festival Fifteen

Filmpoem Festival 15

Filmpoem Festival Fifteen will be an open-ended series of events and screenings. After our successful Antwerp festival in 2014, we are working within the British Isles this year with The Poetry Society and a series of universities and poetry festivals, presenting Filmpoem’s established mix of poetry-film, live film performance, poets, filmmakers, and discussions. Continue Reading

Poetry film festival news: upcoming screenings and calls for submissions

The Liberated Words and ZEBRA poetry film festivals have early-March screenings in Bath, England and Volograd, Russia, respectively, and submissions open for Filmpoem on March 1 and Rabbit Heart on February 27. Continue Reading

Review of Filmpoem 2014, Antwerp in Huffington Post blog

Poet and filmmaker Robert Peake has posted a handy summary of last weekend’s Filmpoem 2014 Festival—part of the Felix Poetry Festival in Antwerp—by way of sharing the seven videos that constituted the first part of the program: “An Introduction to the Film-Poem.” Continue Reading