Competiton based on a contemporary festival poet
After the success 2014 the festival organizers decided to go for another film competition based on a classical poem. The Austro-Hungarian poet Rainer Maria Rilke and his love poem "An Lou Andre-Salome" written in 1911 were chosen in 2017. Lou Salomé got the poem in a letter from Rilke many years after they split.
Head Cinema Kafka - Side programme of the Art Visuals & Poetry Film Festival 2015
Saturday, 5th of December 17:30 "KAFKA GOES INTO CINEMA"
The Filmarchiv Austria shows newly restored historical films that Franz Kafka has seen. The silent film screening will be accompanied live on piano by Gerhard Gruber.
Saturday, 5th of December 19:00 - The Poetry Film at the edge of architecture - Susanne Wiegner (D)
Art Visuals & Poetry Film festival programme Nov 5-6, 2014, Schikaneder Cinema, Vienna
The main award of the Art Visuals & Poetry Film Festival is dedicated traditionally to German speaking countries only. We will show 27 films within three programs on the weekend November 4-5.