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. #
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Trópico Desvaído Valentina Alvarado Spain 2015 6:10 4629
   Les Barricades Mysterieuses Stuart Pound United Kingdom 2009 2:36 4069
   General Public Identity Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 1:08 5376
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044
   B Movie Jocelyn Robert Canada 2014 7:42 5400
   Impressions on Filmscapes Pedro Ferreira Portugal 2013 7:07 4577
   Oppenheimer Park 2 Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:35 5379
   sin∞fin - Performances at the Holy Centre VestAndPage India 2010 37:14 5386
   Journey Ruby Truly Canada 1984 7:30 1484
   Vice Versa Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 2:39 5377
   Crosscuts Tijmen Hauer (et-al) Canada 2010 4:00 5014
   Seven Day Activity Paul Wong Canada 1977 13:00 1023
   So Much I Want To Say Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 5:00 1655
   Presenting Letters of the Alphabet: "P" Sarah Shamash Canada 2017 2:02 6071
   My Heart the Travel Agent Wayne Yung Canada 2009 1:30 5025
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   Whaty Barry Doupé Canada 2011 00:30 6096
   One Hundred Years Of Aggression Kim Tomczak Canada 1978 19:00 0989a
   Sunken Cave and a Migrating Bird Qiuli Wu China 2019 10:31 7101