Lux has announced two new DVD releases for the third quarter.
- In collabopration with Rewind | Artists’ Video in the 70s and 80s, REWIND + PLAY, An Anthology of Early British Video Art, a 3-DVD boxset featuring 24 works from the first decade of British videoart, including seminal pieces by Ian Breakwell, Catherine Elwes, David Hall, Tamara Krikorian, Mike Leggett and Stephen Partridge, among many others.
- Co-published with The Crawford Gallery, Cork, Between Truth and Fiction: The Films of Vivienne Dick a book and DVD set presenting five works by the irish filmmaker that perfectly complements the existing Afterimages DVD. The publication will coincide with a programmed exhibition of Vivienne Dick’s work in Autumn 2009.
REWIND + PLAY, An Anthology of Early British Video Art
- Stories, John Adams (1982, 13 min)
- Eyebath, Peter Anderson (1977, 8 min)
- In Two Minds (2 screen version), Kevin Atherton (1978, 25 min)
- Lenny’s Documentary, Ian Bourn (1978, 45 min)
- In the Home, Ian Breakwell (1980, 10 min)
- Pieces I Never Did (3 screen version), David Critchley (1979, 31 min)
- Circling, Peter Donebauer (1975, 12 min)
- Kensington Gore, Catherine Elwes (1981, 15 min)
- Time Spent, Judith Goddard (1981, 12 min)
- TV Interruptions (7 TV Pieces), David Hall (1971, 23 min)
- State of Division, Mick Hartney (1978, 5 min)
- The Extent of Three Bells, Steve Hawley (1981, 5 min)
- Flow, Brian Hoey/Wendy Brown (1977, 17 min)
- Split Seconds, Madelon Hooykaas/ Elsa Stansfield (1979, 11 min)
- Clapping Songs, Tina Keane (1979, 6 min)
- Vanitas, Tamara Krikorian (1977, 8 min)
- The Heart Cycle, Mike Leggett (1973, 9 min)
- Mirror, Stephen Littman (1979, 5 min)
- Go thru the Motions, Stuart Marshall (1975, 8 min)
- Continuum, Chris Meigh Andrews/Gabrielle Bown (1977 5 min)
- 2nd and 3rd Identity, Marcelline Mori (1978, 10 min)
- Monitor, Stephen Partridge (1975, 6 min)
- Video Sketches, Clive Richardson (1972, 22 min)
- Drift Guitars, Tony Sinden (1975 21 min)
Plus a new essay by Sean Cubitt, Prof. of Media and Communications, University of Melbourne.
Published by LUX, in collaboration with REWIND, (EAN 5065000981013, running time: 336 minutes. 3 x DVD9, PAL, Region 0). 30 GBP.
Between Truth and Fiction: The Films of Vivienne Dick
- Beauty Becomes The Beast, 40 mins, Super-8 / video, 1979
- Visibility Moderate, 45 mins, Super-8 / video, 1981
- Like Dawn to Dust, 6 mins, Super-8 / video, 1983
- A Skinny Little Man Attacked Daddy, 28 mins, video, 1994
- Saccade, 3 mins, video, 2004
Between Truth and Fiction includes both a 100 page full-colour publication, with newly-commissioned essays on Dick’s work by Maeve Connolly, Rachel Garfield and Bev Zalcock, and a DVD of five selected films spanning the three decades of Dick’s practice.
Running time: 122 minutes. 1 DVD + book, PAL, Region 0). 20 GBP