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. #
   Olympic Village 1 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 15:51 5383c
   The Common Fag Michael V. Smith (et-al) Canada 2018 4:22 7021
   Crossing Over​ Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 2:32 7022
   Line In The Sand Tomas Borsa (et-al) Canada 2014 80:00 5404
   One Hundred Years Of Aggression Kim Tomczak Canada 1978 19:00 0989a
   Street Drugs With Nic Puma Richard Ward (et-al) Canada 1981 14:00 1053
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839
   Oppenheimer Park 2 Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:35 5379
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297
   Make War Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 2:07 4579
   At the Heart of a Sparrow Barry Doupé Canada 2005 29:00 6092
   This is DVD The Single Dads Canada 2017 1:02 6079
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   Ways + Means Leslie Supnet Canada 2014 12:44 5439
   Ocean Falls Ryan Ermacora (et-al) Canada 2014 13:14 5419
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   Thalé Barry Doupé Canada 2008 5:00 7000
   Sin∞Fin-Performances at the Core of the Looking-Glass VestAndPage Argentina 2011 45:42 5385
   The Art of Fugue Emilie Crewe Canada 2018 16:16 7048
   Ten Dollars or Nothing Sara Diamond (et-al) Canada 1988 12:00 1680a