How Well It Burns
Filmpoem by Alastair Cook
with specially composed music by Rebecca Rowe (cello)
The third in a series of seven Filmpoems commissioned by Alastair Cook in collaboration with Absent Voices, a group focused on the celebration of the Greenock Sugar Sheds.
Poetry film by John Birdsong
Filmed at the Roger Smith Art Hotel, New York following the author's appearance at the hotel's annual poetry dinner in 2011.