WHAT YOU CAN’T TAKE WITH YOU
A reflection on a life left behind – and at what cost.
‘What You can’t Take with You’ is based on a poem of the same name, from Shirley’s second collection of poetry, The Significance of Moths (Turnstone Press, 2015).
Director: Shirley Camia
Poem and vocal: Shirley Camia
Music: Kat Estacio
Animation: Rosie Holtom
Editing: Viktor Pesenti
Release date: April 1, 2021
Produced with the support of Turnstone Press and the Province of Manitoba’s Safe at Home Program.
SEAxSEA: Southeast Asia x Seattle Film & Literature Festival 2022, USA
UNBOUND Poetry Festival 2022, Canada
Lyra Bristol Poetry Festival 2022, UK
REELpoetry/HoustonTX 2022, USA