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. #
   Make War Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 2:07 4579
   Peep Show Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1985 10:00 1405
   Pixelord - Biorobots Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 3:48 5430
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   Ten Dollars or Nothing Sara Diamond (et-al) Canada 1988 12:00 1680a
   Ways + Means Leslie Supnet Canada 2014 12:44 5439
   VERB FRAU TV: Season 4 (Poland) Margaret Dragu Canada 2019 1:11:27 7084b
   18 Carat Affair – Lonely Eyes Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2014 3:29 5433
   Signed- K.K. Ken Kuramoto Canada 1978 15:00 887
   My Friend Martin: The Short Story About CineCycle Pedro Ferreira Canada 2013 21:00 4606
   Olympic Village 1 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 15:51 5383c
   Sin∞Fin-Performances at the Core of the Looking-Glass VestAndPage Argentina 2011 45:42 5385
   Vancouver Co-op Radio C.R.T.C. Application Palladin Portapacks Canada 1973 20:00 0182
   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
   In-Between Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11/21:11/15:51/16:39 5383
   Gutter Paul Wong (et-al) Canada 1975 8:00 0773a
   Miami Vice – Air Deluxe Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:30 5429
   Two Soft Things, Two Hard Things Mark Kenneth Woods (et-al) Canada 2015 71:00 4592