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. #
   Vice Versa Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 2:39 5377
   Crosscuts Tijmen Hauer (et-al) Canada 2010 4:00 5014
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297
   100 Concerned Aboriginal Women and Children Amelia Production Canada 1980 60:00 1002
   Nash The Slash Stokely Seip Canada 1981 17:00 1021
   Presenting Letters of the Alphabet: "P" Sarah Shamash Canada 2017 2:02 6071
   Ocean Falls Ryan Ermacora (et-al) Canada 2014 13:14 5419
   The Snows Russell Wallace Canada 2013 5:21 5378
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   Gutter Paul Wong (et-al) Canada 1975 8:00 0773a
   Phonics Abrogate Erik Zepka Canada 2014 5:22 5427
   Interstitial Stillness Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 93:00 5382
   Simo Simo Charles Keast Canada 1980 6:00 918
   Crossing Over​ Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 2:32 7022
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Sin∞Fin-Performances at the Core of the Looking-Glass VestAndPage Argentina 2011 45:42 5385
   Lady Crayon goes to Mars Clark Nikolai Canada 2017 9:30 6077
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044
   Degeneration Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 1:00 5438