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Some Dark Place
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"In Some Dark Place, filmmaker Cecelia Condit explores the dislocations of identity and memory that aging forces upon us, without losing sight of life's beauty." — Milwaukee Film Festival, 2016 "I have always explored the eerie, dark side of human...

 

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Tags: aging, body, environment, magic, nature

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Sections 1-30 of an incomplete extended poem describing the artist's connection to the radical black tradition. The completed poem will be formed of 180 sections. "Lessons are all about constraints; they are thirty seconds, must feature a black...

 

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Tags: advertisement(s), african-american, body, consumer culture, diary, politics, post-colonialism, race, television

Kent Lambert Videoworks: Volume 1
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VDB is proud to present Kent Lambert Videoworks: Volume 1. Lambert is a Chicago-based musician and media artist. His creative output primarily consists of vocal driven art-pop music and pop-inflected video art made from repurposed industrial...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations, Compilations

Tags: culture jamming, humor, multimedia, technology, videoworks

Subatlantic
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Appealing concurrently in this video essay to various meanings of the term “Subatlantic”—a climatic phase beginning 2500 years ago, as well as the submerged regions of the Atlantic—Biemann immerses her camera deep in oceanic waters to ponder upon...

 

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Tags: environment, future, landscape, nature

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