Congratulations to Jennifer Still, Christine Fellows, and Chantel Mierau!
Their film Legs is the recipient of the 2023 Ritter Sport Film Award (donated by Alfred Ritter GmbH & Co. KG), given at the ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival in Berlin, Germany.
The international poetry film festival took place October 12-15, 2023 at Haus für Poesie and Kino in der Kulturbrauerei.
An international jury comprising Rosa Maria Hopp (editorial director MDR), Federico Italiano (poet) and Maria Mohr (filmmaker and film educator) awarded three awards of 3000 € each. For the competition, 25 poetry films were selected from about 1,200 entries from over 90 countries.
legs is elegy. A poem written with the body. A daughter finding foothold in her grief.
Legs is currently in active distribution with the WFG.