Ed Rankus Videoworks: Volume 1

Edward Rankus


Collection: Single Artist Compilations

Tags: Video History, Videoworks

Edward Rankus, Ed Rankus Videoworks: Volume 1

A compilation of three short videos by Ed Rankus made between 1979 and 1986.

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Edward Rankus

Naked Doom

1983| 00:17:00

Rankus’s elegant black and white video takes us into an intensely dark inner world. The visual elements remind us of clues in a mystery story: dark corridors, half-revealed bodies, a man with a gun,…

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Tags: Body

Edward Rankus + 2 other


1979| 00:29:40

“Mining an ironic vein by turning technology against itself, AlienNATION undercuts the sociological ramifications of modern living. It is an astounding compendium of sci-fi images, textbook diagrams…

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Tags: Video History, Science, Technology

 Inspired by Max Ernst’s picture book, The Hundred Headless Women, Rankus presents a collage of Surrealist motifs in this “fractured fairy tale” about a heroine threatened by a psychic usurper.…

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