poetry in motion


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poetry in motion

Something that is very elegant, graceful, and/or beautiful to observe, especially dance or the performing arts. The ballet was sublime to watch, truly poetry in motion.
See also: motion
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But a seat in front of the computer is a great venue to take in Canadian filmmaker Ron Mann's Poetry In Motion, a documentary featuring Beat legends, younger punk upstarts and other spoken word artists, or Comic Book Confidential, a comprehensive (albeit with a counterculture bent) look at comic books, their creators and even their detractors.
Poetry In Motion II presents quality interview and performance footage--from old faces like Charles Bukowski, Jim Carroll, Allen Ginsberg and Canadian Michael Ondaatje, as well as a dozen new faces like Spalding Gray, Peter Orlovsky and Bob Holman--Mann couldn't work into its predecessor.
While Monnier explored a poetic universe and Marin created poetry in motion, Bernardo Montet broke down the clarity of speech in his premiere, Isse Timosse.