A Poetic Encounter | European Poetry Films from Belgium and Germany

On October 12, filmmakers from Belgium and Germany will meet, present their films and talk about the specifics of the genre. The filmmakers from Germany come from Weimar, where the “International Thuringian Poetry Film Days” have been held since 2020.

Guests: Ana María Vallejo, Catalina Giraldo, Rika Tarigan, Marc Neys, Jan Peeters, Paul Bogaert
Moderation: Michaël Vandebril
Language: English
Start: 5:30 p. m.
Venue: Cinema Galeries, Galerie de la Reine 26, 1000 Brussels

Prior registration is required. Click here to register

Audience Award 2022


The Audience Award goes to “Zyklus”!

The Audience Award goes to “Zyklus” by Filmmakers Eva Matz & Jonas Schmieta. Congratulations! – Thanks to the audience of the festival that visited us in our venues in Weimar and watched all films online. See you in 2023 again!


7th Poetry Film Festival select their winners!

The winners of the 7th Weimar Poetry Film Award are the films Jangan Lupa by  Jeremy Flohr (Jury Award Best Video) and A Body by Milena Tipaldo (Jury Award Best Animation).

The German film Zyklus by directors Eva Matz and Jonas Schmieta als well as the animation The Poetry of Non-Self by Dor Bar Shlomo received special mentions.

Congratulations to all winners!

Viewers can still vote online for the Audience Award until 31 May.


Trailer 22

Here we have our trailer for you to get a glimpse of what’s waiting for you.

The International PoetryFilm Festival of Thuringia 2022 are taking place from 20 to 22 May in Weimar. Films are available online until 31st Mai.

Editing: @sandra.motion
Music by & @magnitudebeats