Liberated Words at Bristol Poetry Festival 2013

Thursday 3rd October

Daytime session: 10.30am to 1pm; 2pm to 4.40pm; 4.40pm to 5.10pm

Evening session: 7pm to 9pm

Arnolfini, 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol, BS1 4QA

Liberated Words Poetry Film Festival

Hosted by Lucy English and Sarah Tremlett

Click the image below to read the full brochure. Or download a pdf brochure here: Liberated Words II Brochure

The first and best UK poetry film festival, featuring international screenings, films specially created for the festival in response to poems by Philip Gross, Jo Bell, Jonny Fluffypunk and Lucy English. Special guests include: T.S. Eliot Prize-winning poet Philip Gross and award-winning Bristol-based artist and film-maker Joe Magee.

Blackbird Has Spoken  Blanks in Discourse  Words

The daytime session runs from 10.30am to 5.10pm

10.30am to 1pm: screenings of international poetry films (maximum running time for each film: three minutes)

2pm – 4.40pm: Panel discussion – the panelists: Philip Gross, Jo Magee, David C Johnson, Susie Hanna, Anton Hecht, Jackie Calderwood and Martin Rosier present their own films and discuss the challenges of working with adapted and original text for screen. Including work from Redcliffe Films directed by Diana Taylor.

Will be followed from 4.40pm -5.10pm by an open discussion.

The evening session runs from 7pm to 9pm

Liberated Words II & Four by Four Films: Films and Competition Results.

Liberated Words also invites audience members to film on their mobiles at the festival, to make a one minute film poem. Selected films will be screened on the Poetry Can and Liberated Words websites.


Bristol Poetry Festival 2013