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Blood and Guts in Hollywood: Four Works by Laura Parnes
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Video Data Bank is proud to present the wonderful work of artist Laura Parnes. This two-volume box set features four video works that highlight her interest in the deconstruction of narrative film conventions, including her reimagining of Kathy...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations, DVD Box Sets

Tags: body, consumer culture, crime or violence, feminism, installation, mental landscape, music, politics, youth/childhood

Reunion in Los Angeles
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In Reunion in Los Angeles, George Kuchar visits his friend, actress Virginia Giritlian. As the two drive around Beverly Hills, Kuchar is treated to the full Los Angeles experience, ranging from sitting next to the writers of ...

 

Collection: New Releases, Kuchar Archive, Single Titles

Tags: diary, george kuchar, hollywood

Videofreex, Tuned In, Turned On! Videofreex Tape the World
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Formed in 1969 at the legendary Woodstock Music Festival by David Cort and Parry Teasdale, who met while taping the events with the newly available Portapak video equipment, the Videofreex (also known as "the Freex") were one of the very first...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations, Videofreex Archive, Early Video Art

Tags: activism, african-american, art collective, body, chicago art, consumer culture, feminism, film or videomaking, image processing, performance, race, state, the, technology, television, video history

Cecilia Dougherty, The Writers Series
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The Writers Series is a series of video portraits of writers whose work I love.

-- Cecilia Dougherty

 

Collection: New Releases, On Art and Artists, Single Artist Compilations

Tags: aids/hiv, artist portraits, city, documentary, feminism, interview, language, lgbt, literature, poetry, portrait