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A.L. Steiner + 2 others
2008 | 08:45
You will never You will never be a woman. You must live the rest of your days en
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You will never be a woman. You must live the rest of your days entirely as a man and you will only grow more masculine with every passing year. There is no way out.

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: activism, body, gender, lgbtq, love, performance, politics, sexuality, trans-sexuality

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...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

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

A.K. Burns + 1 other
2014 | 16:21
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Untitled (shaving performance 2010) is a document of a privately held performance, in which Hubbard used a straight razor to remove the hair from the lower half of Burns’ body. The work looks at how desire, intimacy and fetish operate for queer...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: body, gender, performance, trans-sexuality

Unspeakable Freedom Device
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A kind of warped Folktale, the video follows two women through a bizarre, broken landscape of collapsing signs and imploding meanings, on a pilgrimage to the Winter Gardens, Blackpool, to cure their green baby. In this fantastic, primitive-future...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: european film/video, mental landscape, politics

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