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An Unangam Tunuu elder describes cliffs and summits, drifting birds, and deserted shores. A group of students and teachers play and invent games revitalizing their language. A visitor wanders in a quixotic chronicling of earthly and supernal terrain...


Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: indigenous, landscape, language, memory

Some Chance Operations
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Shot in Naples, Vienna, and New York, Some Chance Operations explores the notion of an archival form, in this instance film, as an unstable memory receptacle that can vanish. History and how it is made is meditated upon as one of many chance...


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Tags: art history, artist portraits, city, european film/video, expedition/travel, experimental film, memory, mental landscape, travel

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In October 1969, the Videofreex visited the home of wealthy political and social activist, Lucy Montgomery, as she was hosting the Black Panther Party of Chicago during one of their most fraught times – the period just after Chairman Bobby Seale was...


Collection: New Releases, Videofreex Archive, Single Titles

Tags: activism, african-american, documentation, interview, journalism, politics, social justice, television

Jessie Mott + 1 other
2017 | 04:08
Eat Your Secrets
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Eat Your Secrets is the forth in a series of short collaborative animations between Jessie Mott and Steve Reinke. Note: This title is intended by the artist to be viewed in High Definition. While DVD format is available to enable accessibility, VDB...


Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: animals, animation, death and dying, humor, mental landscape, philosophy, poetry, sexuality

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