This is the first international poetry competition to combine written, audio and video. There are three formats and three rounds. This a fantastic opportunity for filmmakers to work with poets producing a VideoPoem for entry. For video entries a ten minute maximum duration applies. VideoPoems are to be uploaded onto YouTube.
The New Zealand Poetry Society will judge the entries but there is also the people's choice award. The prizes consist of 1st US$500, 2nd $200, 3rd $100 – each section, overall winner $500 (All prizes in US Dollars).
The comp has started now and all entries must be in by November 2nd.
For further details on entering this event, goto Bookhabit.