Call for poetry films: Liberated Words at Bath Fringe Festival 2016

To commemorate the 500th anniversary of Thomas More’s Utopia, Liberated Words will be hosting two poetry film screenings alongside exciting performance poetry on 26th May and 2nd June at Walcot Chapel, Bath. These events will be part of The Utopia/Dystopia-themed Bath Fringe Festival, 2016. We are requesting poetry film submissions of up to three minutes in length for two categories: Dance and Freedom, and Utopia/Dystopia. 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

Sharing poetry film festivals and exhibitions on the web: “Poems, Places & Soundscapes” points the way

All the work exhibited at the Poems, Places & Soundscapes audiopoetry and videopoetry exhibition is now on their website. It would be great if more poetry-film screening events followed their lead. Continue Reading

Liberated Words Poetry Film Festival

3rd October National Poetry Day, The Arnolfini, Bristol Poetry Festival, 2013 Liberated Words is the home of the first annual international poetry film festival in the UK, celebrating poetry on screen in many forms, combining original and adapted written poems,… Continue Reading