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Gregg Bordowitz
1996 | 1:27:49
Gregg Bordowitz, The Suicide

The tension arising between the demands of AIDS activism and Bordowitz's increasing desire to explore aspects of his own life outside the framework of AIDS resulted in the appropriation of a work from the Soviet avant-garde: Nikolai Erdman's play...

 

Gregg Bordowitz, "A Cloud in Trousers" 1914-1915

This video is staged as a reading of the great Soviet poet Vladimir Mayakovsky's famous poem A Cloud in Trousers, written 1914-15. It was an attempt to go beyond the autobiographical mode of ...

 

La Impresión De Una Guerra

For over 70 years, Colombia has been confronted with internal armed conflict. Over the years, the outlines of the conflict have grown indistinct. A climate of generalized violence has gradually settled over society as a whole.

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Camilo Restrepo
2016 | 13:00
Cilaos

To keep a promise made to her dying mother, a young woman goes off in search of her father, a womanizer she has never met. Along the way, she soon learns that he is dead. But that doesn’t change her plans, she still intends to find him. Carried...

 

Camilo Restrepo
2017 | 19:00
La Bouche

A man learns his daughter has been brutally murdered by her husband. Time stands still as he oscillates between the need for solace and his urge ...

 

Wendy Clarke
2011 | 1:37:00
Wendy Clarke; The Love Tapes

A selection of Love Tapes — a collection of video recordings of 2,500 people from diverse backgrounds who share their personal feelings about love. Love, as described throughout the tapes, is not defined by any one singular meaning, but...

 

 
2017
VDB TV: Decades

VDB TV: Decades is a unique series that casts a distinctive eye over the development of video as an art form from the early 1970s to the present, produced to mark the 40th anniversary of the Video Data Bank. Each program in this five-...

 

Filipa César + 1 other
2018 | 35:00
Filipa César and Louis Henderson; Sunstone

Sunstone tracks Fresnel lenses from their site of production to their exhibition in a museum of lighthouses and navigational devices. It also examines the diverse social contexts in which optics are implicated, contrasting the system of...

 

Filipa César
2013 | 10:43
Filipa César, Conakry

Staged at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Conakry is a sequence shot on 16mm film that travels through time, space and media to revisit one film reel from the Guinean archive. This particular reel documents an exhibition curated...