“Death Without End” poem from Jose Gorostiza

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“Death Without End” from Jose Gorostiza is a poem full of transparency, and talks about the relation in between man and God, transferred to the image of the glass and the water. A poem at the same time very hermetic, many writers have tried to decipher it. The Video Poem belongs to the series “The […]

“Nocturne of the Angels” (Xavier Villaurrutia)

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Lola Creel directed on 2002 a series of experimental videos poems for the Mexican Cultural Television. She invited some of the best poets to collaborate with her. The script for this video about the poem “Nocturne of the Angels” from Xavier Villaurrutia, was written by Manuel Ulacia, a very well known poet from Mexico. Villaurutia […]

“Li Po” a poem from Jose Juan Tablada ( 1871-1945)

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Lola Creel was interested in directing these series of Video Poems, by interpreting in visual images, some poems of poets that were opening the modern poetry of Mexico, on the beginning of the 20 century. The first poet she selected was Jose Juan Tablada, this poet traveled to the East (Japan) for long time. This […]

“Oda Tropical A Cuatro Voces” poem from Carlos Pellicer

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This Video Poem belong to the series “The Video in the Flight of the Poem” directed by Lola Creel about poetry on the beginning of the 20th century in Mexico. Carlos Pellicer (1897 –1977), was born in Villahermosa, Tabasco, he has been part of the wave of modernist Mexican poets. Pellicer was an enthusiastic traveller, […]

Raindance Film Festival

Posted by on Sep 9, 2013 in Film Festivals | No Comments

Raindance Film Festival is Europe’s leading independent film festival. Listed by Variety as one of the world’s top 50 ‘unmissable film festivals’, Raindance aims to nurture, support and promote independent films and filmmakers from the UK and around the world. Over the years, the festival has hosted such guests and filmmakers as Christopher Nolan, Shane […]