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"Gilgamesh's snake" by Roxana Vilk and Ghareeb Iskander (UK/Iraq)

The documentary poetry film "Gilgamesh's snake" by Roxana Vilk after a poem by the Baghdad poet Ghareeb Iskander was created in collaboration with Reel-Festival. The trip to Iraq deals with the traces left by the construction zones in Erbil. Erbil is one of the oldest continuously populated cities in the world. The age of the city is estimated at more than 8000 years. Erbil is also the capital and the seat of government of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.

Event calendar

Call for entries Poetry Film competition Ó Bhéal (Ireland)

Call for entries Juteback Poetry Film Festival (USA)

Art Visuals & Poetry ON TOUR in Millstatt

ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival 2018 (EN)

ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival 2018 (DE)

Poesiefilme von österreichischen Autorinnen

International poetry film screening in Vienna

Internationales Poetry Filmscreening in Wien

Art Visuals & Poetry Film Festival

The Art Visuals & Poetry Film Festival is held bi-annually in Vienna. It became the second largest poetry film festival world-wide showing 82 films Nov 4-6, 2017.

The next festival will take place in autumn 2019. The call for entries will start 6-8 months before on FilmFreeway and via website. We are looking forward to your new films! In between the festival will go ON TOUR all over Austria.
Award-ceremony 2017 with the winners Andrea Capranico (Honorable mention), Gudrun Krebitz (main award), Sebastian & Daniel Selke (Rilke-Award) and Moritz Stieber (Sielecki-award). Thanks to the festival team & jury: Jasmin Hafedh, Barbara Eppensteiner, Lisa Mai, Sigrun Höllrigl, Julia Höllrigl, Hubert Sielecki.