1 DVD | 2011 | 1:12:07
Videofreex, Tuned In, Turned On! Videofreex Tape the World
Formed in 1969 at the legendary Woodstock Music Festival by David Cort and Parry Teasdale, who met while taping the events with the newly available Portapak video equipment, the Videofreex (also known as "the Freex") were one of the very first video...


Collection: Single Artist Compilations, Videofreex Archive

Tags: activism, african-american, art collective, body, chicago art, consumer culture, feminism, film or videomaking, image processing, performance, race, state, the, technology, television, video history

Mike Kuchar
1 DVD | 2019 | 20:00
Two Movies, Mike Kuchar
...Each of these two movies, (both ten minutes in length), deal with elemental Spirits of the imagination and with the cosmic forces in Space and Time... ...and "Inner" and "Outer" Universe is thus rendered and hosted by a youth, aged in mind — but...


Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations, Kuchar Archive

Tags: lgbtq, poetry

5 DVDs | 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-disc box set...


Collection: Curated Compilations, Box Sets, Compilations

Tags: african-american, artist portraits, autobiography, experimental film, future, media analysis, memory, middle east, politics, portrait, self-reflexive video, television, war

Lawrence Weiner: Hearts and Helicopters - A Trilogy
A three-part series featuring important new works by internationally renowned conceptual artist, Lawrence Weiner, these works continue the themes of role- and game-playing, and the use of language. There are times when concurrent multiple realities...


Collection: Single Artist Compilations

Tags: conceptual art, language

Lawrence Weiner: There are Things that Move Outside of Motion
A structure of Lawrence Weiner. Each functioning apart (akin to a 45 RPM record). Each functioning as a part of a whole. Attempting to ascertain what in fact is motion. Originally a compilation of 4 CD-ROMs.  


Collection: Single Artist Compilations

Tags: conceptual art, music

Sadie Benning + 5 others
2016 | 1:15:12
Sapphire and the Slave Girl, 1995, Leah Gilliam
VDB TV: Decades1990s: The Whole World is (Still) Watching


Collection: Curated Compilations, Compilations

Tags: activism, african-american, aids/hiv, camp, culture jamming, death and dying, feminism, lgbtq, love, media analysis, performance, politics, psa, sexuality, social justice, video history

Yvonne Rainer + 1 other
2 DVDs | 2005 | 2:11:00
A Woman Who...: Selected Works of Yvonne Rainer
This 2-DVD collection features five early films, a historically important dance and a recent work by media artist and choreographer Yvonne Rainer, and a documentary portrait by Charles Atlas. The collection includes a booklet featuring a detailed...


Collection: Single Artist Compilations, Box Sets

Tags: body, conceptual art, dance, history, performance

George Kuchar
5 DVDs | 2006 | 9:31:22
The World of George Kuchar
Beloved by filmmakers such as John Waters and Todd Solondz, George Kuchar worked with the moving image for over half a century. In the 1950s, Kuchar and his twin brother Mike began producing ultra-low-budget underground versions of Hollywood genre...


Collection: Single Artist Compilations, Box Sets, Kuchar Archive

Tags: animals, autobiography, body, camp, diary, environment, expedition/travel, family, food, holiday, home dvd, humor

Cecilia Dougherty
1 DVD | 2012 | 41:00
Cecilia Dougherty, The Writers Series
The Writers Series consists of a number of video portraits of writers whose work I love. — Cecilia Dougherty


Collection: On Art and Artists, Single Artist Compilations

Tags: aids/hiv, artist portraits, city, documentary, feminism, interview, language, lgbtq, literature, poetry, portrait