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41.

Point of View Gary Hill: An Anthology of the Moving Image

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Part of a series presenting a point of entry for contemporary artists working in video, film and digital imagery who represent different generations and cultural perspectives. In Blind spot, created by the American artist Gary Hill, a brief encounter in the street with a man in a southern French city that has a large North African population is slowed down, forcing the viewer into an intimate relationship with the subject and the shifting emotions in his face. Film is followed by an in-depth interview with the video artist.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
42.

Point of View Pierre Huyghe: An Anthology of the Moving Image

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Part of a series presenting a point of entry for contemporary artists working in video, film and digital imagery who represent different generations and cultural perspectives. In I Jedi, created by the French artist Pierre Huyghe, the film references Andy Warhol's Empire State and pays homage to Steven Spielberg's Close Encounters by incorporating the Devil's Tower monument made famous in the film. Huyghe splits the screen in half, creating a mood of suspense, as the viewer waits for a correction that never takes place. Film is followed by an in-depth interview with the video artist.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
43.

Point of View Joan Jonas: An Anthology of the Moving Image

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Part of a series presenting a point of entry for contemporary artists working in video, film and digital imagery who represent different generations and cultural perspectives. In Waltz, a filmed performance piece created by the American artist Joan Jonas, she pays homage to 18th century French outdoor theater, incorporating mythology into the narrative alongside spontaneously occurring events. Film is followed by an in-depth interview with the video artist.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
44.

Point of View Isaac Julien: An Anthology of the Moving Image

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Part of a series presenting a point of entry for contemporary artists working in video, film and digital imagery who represent different generations and cultural perspectives. Encore (Paradise Omeros: redux) created by the English artist Isaac Julien, presents stunning, color-saturated images that refer to the African Diaspora and the quest to find roots in a New World. Film is followed by an in-depth interview with the video artist.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
45.

Point of View William Kentridge: An Anthology of the Moving Image

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Part of a series presenting a point of entry for contemporary artists working in video, film and digital imagery who represent different generations and cultural perspectives. In Automatic writing, created by the South African artist William Kentridge, the artist's beautiful series of animated black and white drawings brings viewers into the artist's unconscious, using surrealist techniques to explore the point where writing and drawing intersect. Film is followed by an in-depth interview with the video artist.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
46.

Point of View Paul McCarthy: An Anthology of the Moving Image

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Part of a series presenting a point of entry for contemporary artists working in video, film and digital imagery who represent different generations and cultural perspectives. WGG test (Wild gone girls), a filmed performance piece created by the American artist Paul McCarthy, depicts a sailing party gone wrong. McCarthy questions the effects that violence and mutilation, both real and simulated, have on the viewer in contemporary culture. Film is followed by an in-depth interview with the video artist.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
47.

Point of View Pipilotti Rist: An Anthology of the Moving Image

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Part of a series presenting a point of entry for contemporary artists working in video, film and digital imagery who represent different generations and cultural perspectives. I want to see you, created by the Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist, explores the macrocosm of humanity in a video, art and music collaboration. A lyrical tale of a witch's coven is played over images of a person where each body part symbolically represents an area of the world. Film is followed by an in-depth interview with the video artist.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
48.

Point of View Anri Sala: An Anthology of the Moving Image

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Part of a series presenting a point of entry for contemporary artists working in video, film and digital imagery who represent different generations and cultural perspectives. In Time after time, created by the Albanian artist Anri Sala, oblique and barely moving frames stimulate the viewers' visual and auditory capacity by forcing them to concentrate on a single puzzling image until its essence is revealed in an unexpected flash of light. Film is followed by an in-depth interview with the video artist.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
49.

Hangŭl, Chantʻŭborŭtʻŭ Ŭi Pyŏl I Toeda: Hangeul, Be a Star in Zandvoort

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Hangeul, become a star running the hill of Zandvoort. In October 2008, a racing car covered with Hangeul has been introduced towards to Motor Sports Worldcup, A1 Stadium. The Korean tean, among the 25 participating countries aroundthe world, showd the machine covered with Hangeul and the machine spread the names of Korean all over the world.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
51.

Princesa de Afríca

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"A peek in the kitchen of a mixed marriage. The Spanish Sonia is the third wife of Pap Ndiaye and is attracted by the magic of Africa and his 14-year-old daughter Marem. Sonia and Marem have the same dream: to dance divinely. A wonderful love story with music and dance, and where things are not as they seem." -- Africa in the picture website.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
52.

The Rise and the Fall of the Berlin Wall

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This program touches on the history of post-war Berlin, concentrating on the period of the Berlin wall from its beginning to its end, and closes with an outlook on Germany after the unification in 1990.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
53.

Boy of Baghdad

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An unprecedented look at life inside post-war Iraq, all from the unique perspective of a precocious twelve-year-old boy. Doe-eyed and adorable Kheer Allah with his mother, father, two brothers and sister live in an empty house where they earn their rent by guarding it and doing repairs for the owner. Young Kheer Allah must work every day to help his family survive. This daily struggle forms the heart of this remarkable film. Through the wind-swept and war-ravaged streets of his neighborhood, Kheer Allah parlays his abundant charm into a variety of odd jobs that bring little money, but much satisfaction to his ever-smiling face. This is the heartbreaking, and very real, story of a remarkable boy forced to grow up much too quickly, in a dangerous world gone mad with politics and fanati [...]
DVD
2005; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)