We can’t wait to see what film makers Emily&Anne do with Wordpool’s Poetry Competitions winning poem!
Emily&Anne are an award-winning directing duo who collaborate together, working freelance as animators and illustrators.
Some of their clients include: CBeebies, CBBC, British Film Institute, FACT Liverpool, The Tate, Cornerhouse Manchester and DFS. They also make short films together, which they write and direct.
You can see the short film of the winning poem from Thursday 2 October on the promenade near Gynn Square as part of Blackpool Illuminations.
You can meet Emily&Anne in person at the Wordpool Poetry Competition Celebration Event from 6pm at Central Library on 2 Oct.*
Polly Atkin, competition judge, announces the winners! Event includes hot-pot supper and readings of the winning and short-listed poems followed by a coach trip though the illuminated tableaux. Includes a special stop for the switch on of the winning poem illumination.
£5 including hot-pot supper and coach trip (pre-booking essential from Central Library)* Coach will drop off at Central Library after the event.