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. #
   Line In The Sand Tomas Borsa (et-al) Canada 2014 80:00 5404
   Falling Down: A Ballet for My Bedroom Elizabeth Milton Canada 2013 5:07 4611
   Gutter Paul Wong (et-al) Canada 1975 8:00 0773a
   At the Heart of a Sparrow Barry Doupé Canada 2005 29:00 6092
   Trópico Desvaído Valentina Alvarado Spain 2015 6:10 4629
   Changing Parts Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1983 24:00 1406
   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
   4 Paul Wong Canada 1977 45:00 1058
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839
   Simo Simo Charles Keast Canada 1980 6:00 918
   Life and People Barry Doupé Canada 2013 22:00 6098
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Ten Dollars or Nothing Sara Diamond (et-al) Canada 1988 12:00 1680a
   Make War Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 2:07 4579
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   Sax Island (WF) Western Front Video (et-al) Canada 1983 12:00 1161
   Waterside (The Crossing) Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:38 5381