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. #
   Rio-me porque és da aldeia e vieste de burro ao baile Sandra Araujo Portugal 2013 2:52 5428
   Chinese Cafes In Rural Saskatchewan Anthony Chan Canada 1984 26:00 1573
   Scissors Cindy Mochizuki Canada 2016 19:38 7007
   General Public Identity Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 1:08 5376
   This is DVD The Single Dads Canada 2017 1:02 6079
   Vertical Club Gerard Olivier (et-al) South Africa 2014 3:08 5435
   Vancouver Co-op Radio C.R.T.C. Application Palladin Portapacks Canada 1973 20:00 0182
   mom and her music Rajee Paña Jeji Shergill Canada 2015 14:56 7020
   Oppenheimer Park 2 Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:35 5379
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   The Art of Fugue Emilie Crewe Canada 2018 16:16 7048
   Ethereal Pig Lansing Bruce Robertson Canada 2015 3:13 3085
   At the Heart of a Sparrow Barry Doupé Canada 2005 29:00 6092
   The Splits Allison Hrabluik Canada 2014 15:00 4609
   Sketch Christopher Logan Canada 2005 1:13:35 6042
   Soap Opera With Chocolates Elizabeth Milton Canada 2014 10:29 4610
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   4 Paul Wong Canada 1977 45:00 1058
   Influences of My Mother Sara Diamond Canada 1981 26:00 1052
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297