Poetry has existed for centuries, and many scholars believe it even predates written word, existing initially in verbal format. Transcending the confines of ordinary prose, poetry provides all people a platform to express their innermost thoughts. But what is it that defines poetry? Seeking clarification on that very question, these filmmakers set out to explore the vast intricacies of humanity, hoping to discover what poetry means to each individual. Both lighthearted and meaningful, this thought-provoking film will inspire the seasoned linguist and novice alike. An ideal accompaniment to creative writing and poetry courses, it is sure to provoke creativity and insight in its audience.