This year’s Special Collections showcases feature works by artist’s between 1979 and 1993.

Choose a collection to view:

Historic British Columbia Video Art + Documentary Collection
Indigenous Video Art + Documentary Collection
Japanese Video Art Collection
Early Feminist Video
Historical Collection

Early Video Digitization Project Excerpts of selected early BC based documentary and video art from 1973-1985 are now viewable thanks to funding support of the I.K Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia Library.

To view the full work please contact us to request preview DVDs or visit our 4,000+ title collection 11-6 Tuesday through Saturday.

TitleArtistDurationYearCountryAcc. #
   General Public Identity Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 1:08 5376
   Trópico Desvaído Valentina Alvarado Spain 2015 6:10 4629
   My Heart the Travel Agent Wayne Yung Canada 2009 1:30 5025
   Line In The Sand Tomas Borsa (et-al) Canada 2014 80:00 5404
   Vancouver Co-op Radio C.R.T.C. Application Palladin Portapacks Canada 1973 20:00 0182
   Pixelord - Biorobots Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 3:48 5430
   Vertical Club Gerard Olivier (et-al) South Africa 2014 3:08 5435
   The Common Fag Michael V. Smith (et-al) Canada 2018 4:22 7021
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Second Sun Leslie Supnet Canada 2013 3:10 5411
   Miami Vice – Air Deluxe Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:30 5429
   This is DVD The Single Dads Canada 2017 1:02 6079
   Outeretina Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 4:05 4578
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Circular Motion Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 5:48 5437
   Impressions on Filmscapes Pedro Ferreira Portugal 2013 7:07 4577
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   Rio-me porque és da aldeia e vieste de burro ao baile Sandra Araujo Portugal 2013 2:52 5428
   Wind and Snow Leslie Supnet Canada 2010 4:46 5412