New Releases

2012 | 10:15
Oded Hirsch, Nothing New
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Hirsch’s most ambitious film to date and the pinnacle of his trilogy, Nothing New depicts the epic rescue mission of a man whose parachute is caught on electricity power lines. Involving hundreds of participants in a desolate field...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: activism, art collective, body, conceptual art, labor, landscape, performance

Terry Eagleton: An Interview
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In this interview, political and social theorist, Terry Eagleton (b. 1943), shares stories of his Irish upbringing and British education, and...

 

Collection: New Releases, On Art and Artists, Interviews, Single Titles

Tags: history, interview, memory, philosophy, religion/spirituality, vdb interviews, visiting artists program

Peggy Ahwesh 2007: An Interview
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In this interview, American filmmaker, teacher, and video artist Peggy Ahwesh (b.1954) delves into the key figures and primary texts that...

 

Collection: New Releases, On Art and Artists, Interviews, Single Titles

Tags: city, experimental film, film or videomaking, found footage, gender, interview, mental landscape, philosophy, vdb interviews

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

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