A Words in Motion Feature: Claude McKay‘s poem, The Tropics in New York, comes alive in this version designed by Santiago Cohen and animated by Maciek Albrecht for the Emmy winning HBO program Child’s Garden of Poetry. See all Words in Motion poetry here
A Words in Motion feature, this just released short film is a free interpretation of the poem “Beer” by Charles Bukowski, a maverick, underground writer who used his poetry to shock and pummel for social change.
A Words in Motion feature, by the cinematographer who also did the widely acclaimed Poem for Paris.
I remember the summer When the thousand crows Flew over our house . . . Definitely makes you want to hear the rest of this poem, doesn’t it?
Animation based on a famous poem about impossible love
Words in Motion #2: For the second feature, a six-word story: Unite against ISIS. Love over fear. This wonderful act of love against terrorism is from Generation Y Not. This took place in the Montreal subway.
Colder by the Lake has a new feature called Words in Motion. It’s a showcase for cinepoems, video poetry, long-form ‘moving picture’ narratives, spoken word poetry, and features about the written word.