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. #
   B Movie Jocelyn Robert Canada 2014 7:42 5400
   Street Drugs With Nic Puma Richard Ward (et-al) Canada 1981 14:00 1053
   The Art of Fugue Emilie Crewe Canada 2018 16:16 7048
   Nash The Slash Stokely Seip Canada 1981 17:00 1021
   Look Honey...a Guerilla Girl Dana Claxton Canada 1996 2:00 2249
   The Snows Russell Wallace Canada 2013 5:21 5378
   Falling Down: A Ballet for My Bedroom Elizabeth Milton Canada 2013 5:07 4611
   Circular Motion Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 5:48 5437
   Crossing Over​ Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 2:32 7022
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Einst Jessica Johnson Canada 2015 11:48 6043
   100 Concerned Aboriginal Women and Children Amelia Production Canada 1980 60:00 1002
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839
   Trópico Desvaído Valentina Alvarado Spain 2015 6:10 4629
   Peep Show Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1985 10:00 1405
   The Splits Allison Hrabluik Canada 2014 15:00 4609
   Impressions on Filmscapes Pedro Ferreira Portugal 2013 7:07 4577
   Interstitial Stillness Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 93:00 5382
   Vice Versa Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 2:39 5377