Here we collected the best poetry movies in order of popularity
Song for a Raggy Boy
William Franklin, a teacher who was born in Ireland and moved to the United States, lost his job in 1939 because of his political views. Franklin is a non-cleric instructor. The school is run by Broth...
Three women are searching for more potent, meaningful lives. Each is alive at a different time and place because of their desires and fears. Their stories come together in a moment of shared recogniti...
A Knight's Tale
When a knight dies suddenly, William Thather gets a chance at glory. William won't stop until he's crowned tournament champion, assuming matters of the heart don't get in the way.
Love Beats Rhymes
A young woman dreams of making it big in the world of hip hop, but her parents want her to finish her degree. She dutifully completes her education, but her spoken word makes a difference in the class...
Bob Kingdom plays Dylan Thomas in a recreation of his last tour of America. Anthony Hopkins made his directorial debut with a recorded version of the show. Dylan Thomas was a great poet. He died in Ne...
Godard wrote about war, violence and defeat. The film has three parts. "Hell", "Purgatory", and "Heaven" are the segments. There are war images in the first segment. Two women are at a European arts c...
The Kindergarten Teacher
Lisa Spinelli is a Staten Island teacher who is devoted to her students. She risked her family and freedom to nurture her five-year-old's talent when she discovered he was a genius.
A subject close to Merchant's heart, the Urdu language of Northern India is in danger of extinction as political trends and modernization obscure its contributions to Indian culture. Merchant's treatm...
A animal is in a forest. He is respected by the other animals. A cunning fox, an angry wolf, a gluttonous bear, and a muddy pig are some of the beasts that annoy and mystifies Hedgehog. A tense and pr...
The Art of Tripping
Based on the idea that drugs have influenced some of our greatest minds (Poe, Baudelaire etc.), this film documents just how influential drug experiences have been on the minds of great writers, poets...
A film about the Swiss Italian poet Fabio Pusterla and his creative poetic process, his struggle to find an honest language, one which adheres to the personal experience and is able to unfold a hidden...
Between Pudukkottai & Singapore
N Rengarajan is a migrant worker from India who practices poetry while working in the construction sector in Singapore. The film tries to mirror the rhythm and tone of his writing. The poet's illumina...
X's & O's
Relationship issues arise between a researcher with a theory to explain away all his failed dating experiments, a player who wants out of the game, a deejay whose head spins with thoughts of God, a ho...
Wife! Be Like a Rose!
Kimiko is a white-collar working girl who lives with her mother. Kimiko wants to marry her boyfriend but needs her father to act as the go-between and negotiate the marriage. Kimiko's father is living...
Pull My Daisy
Pull My Daisy is a film that typifies the Beat Generation. Directed by Robert Frank and Alfred Leslie, Daisy was adapted by Jack Kerouac from the third act of his play, Beat Generation; Kerouac also p...
Three Seasons wants to show individuals triumphing over adversity, recovering from traumas, and looking forward to better times, as well as nostalgia for those better days before American and French i...
These Heathen Dreams
Once described by the press as "one of the most controversial figures on the Australian art scene", avant-garde poet and playwright Christopher Barnett achieved a level of notoriety in the Melbourne u...
A Line a Day Must Be Enough!
In a film bursting with lyrics, pictures, and music, the director shows us a way into the peculiar universe of Troddur, and the artist gives us a glimpse of his thoughts on art, God, life and death.
Burns in the USA
Robert Burns was well aware of the revolution taking place across the Atlantic as he grew up. The poet was inspired. And America was to be inspired by him. From Abraham Lincoln to Frederick Douglass, ...
At underground film of the 1st Popular Festival of Catalan Poetry filmed in the Proce Theater in Barcelona on May 25, 1970, in solidarity with political prisoners. The participating poets were: Agustí...
A boy-poet from the village enrolls at the elementary school in the nearest city, but the other kids reject him for not being one of their own. The values emerge at the surface.
It's San Francisco in 1957, and an American masterpiece is put on trial. Howl, the film, recounts this dark moment using three interwoven threads: the tumultuous life events that led a young Allen Gin...