New Releases

2014 | 1:16:37
add to cart
add to wish list

Natural Life is a feature-length experimental documentary challenging inequities in the U.S. juvenile justice system by depicting, through documentation and reenactment, the stories of five individuals who were sentenced to Life Without...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: activism, documentary, incarceration, politics, state, the, youth/childhood

Louis Henderson, A Walk With Nigel
add to cart
add to wish list

A Walk with Nigel is a video essay that constructs a dialogue between two artists from two different times, between movement and stillness, between speech and silence. An archaeological study of a community, reawakening the archive in...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: history, memory, photography

Barry Doupe, Life and People
add to cart
add to wish list

"Playing like a series of overheard conversations, Life and People grapples with communication, language, and recitation by staging common situations—a doctor’s prognosis, a teacher’s report to a parent—in the director’s signature...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: humor, language, performance

All That Is Solid
add to cart
add to wish list

“All that is solid melts into air, all that is holy is profaned, and man is at last compelled to face with sober senses his real conditions of life, and his relations with his kind.”

— Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, The Communist...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: image processing, post-colonialism, technology

Latest News

1 week 18 hours ago
Art of the Real: Elisabeth Subrin Program Saturday, April 11th, 2015 – 4:00 p.m. EST Film Society at Lincoln Center Francesca Beale Theater...
6 weeks 4 days ago
Tuesday March 17th, 2015 – 7:00 PM On Tuesday March 17th, we are happy to partner with Chicago’s Roots & Culture Gallery, to present...
7 weeks 6 days ago
Los Angeles–based filmmaker Rebecca Baron is known for provocative essay films exploring such far-ranging subjects as Britain’s Mass Observation...
8 weeks 6 days ago
California-based artist Lawrence Andrews focuses on issues of race, identity and power through a cross-disiplinary practice that spans video,...
10 weeks 4 days ago
This month, Video Data Bank continues its longstanding collaboration with the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR). The 44th edition of the...
10 weeks 6 days ago
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...
15 weeks 3 days ago
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...
Syndicate content