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The Name is not the Thing named, Deborah Stratman
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In support of experiences that are essentially common, but to which language does not easily adhere, the video passes through places that are both themselves, and stand-ins for others. The title is taken from Aleister Crowley’s 1918 translation...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: language, poetry

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...

 

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

Psykho III The Musical
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Psykho III The Musical is an intriguing play on the tension between “authentic” and “pop” camp. This celebration of artifice was originally conceived by Mark Oates as a stage musical parody following the release of Psycho II in...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: camp, hollywood, humor, lgbtq, music video, psychoanalysis

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Exit Interview is a tragi-comedy about obsolescence. A shrinking community’s resident documentary filmmaker is being fired.

In order of appearance: James Carter, Donigan Cumming...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: comedy, documentary

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