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Deep Weather
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Water and oil form the undercurrents of all narrations as they activate profound changes in the planetary ecology. After the oil peak, ever dirtier, remote and deeper layers of fossil resources are being accessed. Aerial recording of the...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: environment, nature, post-colonialism

Jem Cohen 2006: An Interview
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In his 2006 contribution to the ...

 

Collection: New Releases, On Art and Artists, Interviews, Single Titles

Tags: documentary, documentation, experimental film, film or videomaking, film theory, vdb interviews

Jane and Mike Visit
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In Jane and Mike Visit, George Kuchar documents a visit from his brother Mike and their friend and former Kuchar actress Jane Elford. Having appeared in several Kuchar films (perhaps most notably being George’s Pagan Rhapsody...

 

Collection: New Releases, Kuchar Archive, Single Titles

Tags: diary, george kuchar

Peer Bode, Front Hand Back Hand
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"Actions, states, one B+W video camera, the Paik Abe Colorizer, a video switcher. The two states, a b a b, I put my hand in the camera frame and saw a colored hand shifting. I moved my, the, hand, including back and forth, realizing or connecting...

 

Collection: New Releases, Early Video Art, Single Titles

Tags: humor, image processing, performance, video history

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