poetry film festival
Proposal for Fall 2011
The primary mission of the Poetry Film Festival is to showcase, celebrate and discuss poetry films by hosting a national annual Poetry Film Festival. We plan to hold the event in fall 2011. The festival will be separated into segments of short poetry films, live poetry readings, Q & A with filmmakers
and poets, live music, light food and drinks.
What is poetry film?
Films based on poems, poems turned into films, poet-filmmaker collaborations, and other poetry material on film.
Poetry Film Festival Categories will include:
1. Interpretation of non-original poem.
2. Interpretation of original poem.
3. International Poetry Film.