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. #
   Phonics Abrogate Erik Zepka Canada 2014 5:22 5427
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   sin∞fin - Performances at the Holy Centre VestAndPage India 2010 37:14 5386
   Video Notebook: What is Violence? Aaron Pollard Canada 1991 23:00 1898
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297
   Interstitial Stillness Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 93:00 5382
   Make War Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 2:07 4579
   Sax Island (WF) Western Front Video (et-al) Canada 1983 12:00 1161
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044
   Dadaloop Francesca Fini Italy 2014 10:00 5413
   Ways + Means Leslie Supnet Canada 2014 12:44 5439
   Olympic Village 1 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 15:51 5383c
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   My Friend Martin: The Short Story About CineCycle Pedro Ferreira Canada 2013 21:00 4606
   This is DVD The Single Dads Canada 2017 1:02 6079
   Presenting Letters of the Alphabet: "P" Sarah Shamash Canada 2017 2:02 6071
   Two Soft Things, Two Hard Things Mark Kenneth Woods (et-al) Canada 2015 71:00 4592
   Whaty Barry Doupé Canada 2011 00:30 6096
   Wind and Snow Leslie Supnet Canada 2010 4:46 5412
   Second Sun Leslie Supnet Canada 2013 3:10 5411