Poetry in Motion

Details

amg_video.v38524 7/23/02 Used
$12.99

Product Promotions

30% off used CD, DVD, and Blu-ray when you buy 3 or more (excludes exclusives)

Shipping Promotions

ID: amg_video.v38524

Variations

    DVD
    Used

Add to cart options

Product Actions

Availability: This item is currently not available.

Synopsis

Director Ron Mann has put together readings by 24 different poets (after filming a total of 60 writers reciting their works), and then has poet and author Charles Bukowski verbalize "everyman's" criticisms of poetry: it is boring, irrelevant, self-indulgent, and does not make much sense. Then he counterpoints these statements with dynamic, entertaining, and inspiring works by poets such as Allen Ginsberg, Leroi Jones, Anne Waldeman, Helen Adams and 20 others. ~ Eleanor Mannikka, Rovi

Product Details

Release Date
7/23/02 
Studio
Homevision
Aspect Ratio
1.33:1 -- Pre-1954 Standard (4x3)
Length
1 hour, 30 minutes
Sound
  • No information available
Video Features
  • An hour of additional performances
  • Interview with Ron Mann
  • Original theatrical trailers for "Grass," "Twist," and "Comic Book Confidential"
  • Digitally remastered
Number of Discs
1

Customer Reviews