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Ken Kobland, Film Work 1975-2011 Ken Kobland
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Ken Kobland has been working in various aspects of film and video since 1971, creating productions in collaboration with performing artists such as Philip Glass, the Wooster Group, Elizabeth LeCompte, and Spalding Gray. His work explores a...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations, DVD Box Sets

Tags: autobiography, city, diary, environment, expedition/travel, film or videomaking, future, landscape, literature, memory, performance

Les LeVeque Videoworks: Volume 3
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In Les LeVeque Videoworks: Volume 3, Les LeVeque explores time and the way in which it can be manipulated to affect the communication of emotion. In the first video, pulse pharma phantasm, LeVeque collapses 9 different...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations, Compilations

Tags: consumer culture, film or videomaking, found footage, gender, hollywood, image processing, media analysis, politics, television, videoworks, war

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

Videofreex, Nancy's Drug Problem
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In this short but provocative tape, recorded August 4th, 1971, Carol Vontobel “interviews” Nancy Cain who is speaking about her “coke addiction problem” under the pseudonym Nancy X....

 

Collection: New Releases, Videofreex Archive, Single Titles

Tags: film or videomaking, humor

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