Athens Festival 2019 - Marie Craven Program

The program of video poems by Australian film-maker, Marie Craven, will include 29 short pieces made in collaboration with musicians, voice artists and writers around the world. The theme is Music in Video Poetry.

Marie's two main music collaborators since 2007, Paul Foster and Adrian Carter, will be in attendance at the festival, and will participate in the later 90-minute seminar panel on video poetry internationally. Some of Marie's films can be viewed here...


Marie Craven Program - Music in Video Poetry
  1. Rodeo Days (music: Paul Foster | spoken voice & text: Marie Craven)
  2. Sometimes the Water (music: Adrian Carter | spoken voice: Nic S. | text: Kallie Falandays)
  3. 1000 Rubies (music & text: Adrian Carter | spoken & sung voice: Marie Craven)
  4. Half Measures (music: Paul Foster | spoken voice: Matt Hetherington | text: Patrick Errington)
  5. The Ants (music: Adrian Carter | spoken voice: Mayjia Gille | text: Joachim Ringelnatz)
  6. One Dream Opening Into Many (music: Steve Kelly | sung voice: Marie Craven | text: Kallie Falandays)
  7. Poem for Rent (music: Adrian Carter | sung voice: Marie Craven | text: Kim Mannix)
  8. I Drove to the River (music: Paul Foster | sung voice: Marie Craven | text: James Brush)
  9. The Sea (music: Sidney Irvine | sung voice: Marie Craven | text: Juniper Roan)
  10. That’s What I Said (music & text: Jim Robson)
  11. Hybrid (music: Steve Kelly | visual art: Marguerite de Mosa | text: Nigel Wells)
  12. Human Resources (music: Paul Foster | text: Dave Bonta)
  13. Anatomy (music: Adrian Carter | text: Dave Bonta) 
  14. Ode to the Eye (music: Paul Foster | spoken voice: Nic S. | text: Derek J.G. Williams)
  15. Pollution (music: Paul Foster | spoken voice & text: Juanita Alvarez)
  16. five seven five (music: Paul Foster | text: Erica Goss)
  17. First Grade Activist (music: Paul Foster | voice & text: Nic S.)
  18. Transmission (music: Adrian Carter | spoken voice: Nic S. | text: Ashleigh Lambert)
  19. Haiku for the Lost (music: Alastair Brown | videography: Nigel Wells | text: Ann Thompson)
  20. Creased (music: Paul Foster)
  21. Breath (music: Paul Foster | spoken voice: Nic S. | text: O.P.W. Fredericks)
  22. The Red Drum (music: Paul Foster | spoken voice: Nic S. | text: Christina Norcross)
  23. To Lou Andre-Salome (music: Adrian Carter | spoken voice: Christian Rainer | sung voice: Ann Garner | text: Rilke)
  24. 7 March (music: Paul Foster | sung voice: Marie Craven | text: Dave Bonta)
  25. Native Land Remix (music: Paul Foster | text: Dave Bonta)
  26. Don’t Talk About It (music: Steve Kelly)
  27. Only the Lonely (music: Paul Foster | spoken voice & text: Neil Flatman)
  28. As Is (music: Paul Foster | spoken voice: Nic S. | text: Jim Murdoch)
  29. Belief in Unicorns (music: Paul Foster | spoken voice & text: Neil Flatman)
Program duration 00:81:32