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O, Persecuted turns the act of restoring Kassem Hawal’s 1974 Palestinian Militant film, Our Small Houses, into a performance possible only through film. One that involves speed, bodies, and the movement of the past into a future...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: european film/video, memory, middle east, sound, war

Jesse McLean Videoworks: Volume 1
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The three videos that comprise Jesse McLean Videoworks: Volume 1 (The Eternal Quarter Inch, Somewhere only we know and The Burning Blue) all concern various facets of our complicated emotional and...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations, Compilations

Tags: found footage, media analysis, television, videoworks

Lynda Barry: An Interview
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In this interview, American cartoonist and author Lynda Barry (b. 1956) describes the philosophy of teaching that has inspired and mobilized...

 

Collection: New Releases, On Art and Artists, Interviews

Tags: feminism, health, humor, interview, vdb interviews, visiting artists program

Dani Leventhal Videoworks: Volume 1
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The work of Dani Leventhal explores the complicated space that exists between decay and renewal, intimacy and disconnection and the sacred and mundane. The six pieces that comprise Dani Leventhal Videoworks: Volume 1 each examine these...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations, Compilations

Tags: animals, body, death and dying, diary, expedition/travel, family, jewish, lgbtq, middle east, religion/spirituality, sexuality, youth/childhood

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Tuesday March 17th, 2015 – 7:00 PM On Tuesday March 17th, we are happy to partner with Chicago’s Roots & Culture Gallery, to present...
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Los Angeles–based filmmaker Rebecca Baron is known for provocative essay films exploring such far-ranging subjects as Britain’s Mass Observation...
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California-based artist Lawrence Andrews focuses on issues of race, identity and power through a cross-disiplinary practice that spans video,...
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This month, Video Data Bank continues its longstanding collaboration with the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR). The 44th edition of the...
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Video Data Bank has long been devoted to the ongoing preservation of video works in the collection, and we have been working for a number of...
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Reflecting on the last year, all of us at the Video Data Bank feel so fortunate that our work continues to be supported by a community of dedicated...