Saying 'Yes' in Iambic Pentameter Sally Potter's new film Yes is unusual in that its dialogue is entirely in iambic pentameter. The film takes its title from the last word of James Joyce's novel Ulysses -- and is Potter's response to the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Howie Movshovitz of Colorado Public Radio reports.
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Saying 'Yes' in Iambic Pentameter

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Sally Potter's new film Yes is unusual in that its dialogue is entirely in iambic pentameter. The film takes its title from the last word of James Joyce's novel Ulysses — and is Potter's response to the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Howie Movshovitz of Colorado Public Radio reports.