The Poetry Deal: a film with Diane di Prima is an impressionistic documentary and a story about poetry, rebellion, and artistic integrity. Poet, prose writer, playwright, teacher and revolutionary activist Diane di Prima started writing at the age of seven, ultimately becoming known as an important writer of the Beat movement. This lyrical and energetic film explores her life and work in a visually and narratively poetic film with rare intimate interviews.
SCREENING INFO: facebook.com/ThePoetryDeal/
Filmed in: Super8 reversal, 16mm color and BW reversal, and DV
Available for rent or purchase: wmm.com/filmcatalog/pages/c831.shtml