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. #
   Circular Motion Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 5:48 5437
   Peep Show Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1985 10:00 1405
   Influences of My Mother Sara Diamond Canada 1981 26:00 1052
   Rio-me porque és da aldeia e vieste de burro ao baile Sandra Araujo Portugal 2013 2:52 5428
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   Ocean Falls Ryan Ermacora (et-al) Canada 2014 13:14 5419
   Impressions on Filmscapes Pedro Ferreira Portugal 2013 7:07 4577
   Vice Versa Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 2:39 5377
   PC Museum – Model Version Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:20 5432
   Waterside (The Crossing) Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:38 5381
   18 Carat Affair – Lonely Eyes Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2014 3:29 5433
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Einst Jessica Johnson Canada 2015 11:48 6043
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Reality Fragment 160921 七个木 (Qigemu) (et-al) United Kingdom 2017 14:02 7045
   Video Notebook: What is Violence? Aaron Pollard Canada 1991 23:00 1898
   Simo Simo Charles Keast Canada 1980 6:00 918
   Gutter Paul Wong (et-al) Canada 1975 8:00 0773a
   Subway Loop (installation) Paul Wong Canada 1974 11:00 1079
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297