Poetry film ‘Starting’ by the Poet of Fryslân premiered on Omrop Fryslân TV

02/11/2020

The first of a series of short poetry films by Nyk de Vries as Poet of Fryslân will premiere on Sunday 8 November. The broadcast on Omrop Fryslân TV is at 5:40 PM. Seven poems by the Poet of Fryslân will be filmed in the project with filmmaker Herman Zeilstra.

The first poetry film is based on the poem ‘Starting’ that the Poet of Fryslân wrote at the start of his poetry of Fryslân.

The poetry films can also be viewed online via this website, Leeuwarden City of Literature, LF2028 and Omrop Fryslân.

Poetry video premiere Poet of Fryslân – ‘How many words’

12/07/2021

The fifth of a series of poetry videos by Nyk de Vries as Poet of Fryslân premiered yesterday on Omrop Fryslân TV. This fifth poetry film is a film adaptation of the poem ‘Spring’. In the project with filmmaker Herman Zeilstra, seven poems by the Poet of Fryslân will be filmed. During this year, several […]

Poet of Fryslân performs at Poetry International Rotterdam

21/05/2021

Exclusively for Poetry International, Nyk de Vries, together with the Rotterdam Artvark Saxophone Quartet, created the poetic music performance “TAGELYK”.