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Filmpoem is an artists’ moving image project founded by artist Alastair Cook in 2010. Working in association with The Poetry Society, Filmpoem is an international touring film festival, committed to delivering education and community projects as well as producing and promoting the work of poets, filmmakers and composers. Contact us through the link above.


Filmpoem Festival Fifteen

Filmpoem Festival Fifteen is an open-ended series of events and screenings. After our successful Antwerp festival in 2014, we are working with The Poetry Society and a series of universities and poetry festivals, presenting Filmpoem’s established mix of poetry-film, live film performance, poets, filmmakers, and discussions. We will be at Hidden Door in Edinburgh this […] read more
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Filmpoem Stratford!

We’re heading to Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry festival this weekend to deliver an exciting programme of new work, open submissions and some special commissions we’ve been working on with The Poetry Society. “An evening of poetry films at the Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival, curated and introduced by Alastair Cook of Filmpoem. Films will include those commissioned by The […] read more
Filmpoem 49/ Alba

Filmpoem 49/ Alba

Alba is part of a series of films commissioned by Absent Voices, a group of artists focused on the celebration of the post-industrial Greenock Sugar Sheds. The series was screened at Body Electric in Colorado USA (2013), Filmpoem Festival in Dunbar, Scotland (2013), Felix Poetry Festival in Antwerp, Belgium (2014) and Absent Voices in Greenock, […] read more
All images and films copyright Alastair Cook 2015 unless expressly indicated otherwise.