Call for Entries: Juteback Poetry Film Festival 2017

Juteback Poetry Film Festival poster

The late, lamented Body Electric Poetry Film Festival is back with a new name! The Juteback Poetry Film Festival will take place on May 20th at the Lyric Cinema Cafe in Fort Collins, Colorado. Festival director R.W. Perkins will collaborate with Matt Mullins to program the festival. 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

Review of The Body Electric Poetry Film Festival in The Third Form

For her June “Third Form” column at Connotation Press, Erica Goss reports on the first Body Electric Poetry Film Festival. I’m continually frustrated by the paucity of reviews of poetry film festivals, so I was especially glad to get Erica’s… Continue Reading

Poetry film festivals: upcoming deadlines and more

First, a reminder that at least FIVE festivals devoted to poetry films are currently open for submission: Trevigliopoesia Festival (deadline: March 1), The Body Electric Poetry Film Festival (deadline: March 21), Filmpoem Festival (deadline: May 1), DOCtorCLIP Roma Poetry Film… Continue Reading