These works have been acquired for distribution by Vtape within the last six months. Not all of the videos are necessarily new, as older works are sometimes brought into distribution.
2018, 04:41 minutes
A child of the fifties, Paul Wong grew up surrounded by racism and dominant expectations. Radical, queer, out and proud, Paul's art busts these stereotypes. BREAKING THE SILENCE is a 5-minute documentary exploring the point-of- view of a legendary multimedia artist.
2018, 11:00 minutes, yes
Ánne attends a writing course. Fellow writers show prejudice against her being a Sami. In a writing assignment she shares a memory that affects the participants deeply.
2018, 10:53 minutes
Two families, similar identities. Fleeing violence, they sought refuge in Canada and began a new life. This is the experience of thousands of people in our great country and yet these stories go mostly untold. Arrival Archives is an artful exploration of newcomer arrival stories, told through a multi-generational viewpoint. The… ⊕
2021, 15:14 minutes
On International Dawn Chorus Day (May 3, 2020), birds from six continents join a zoom call. They gossip about storms and cats and wires and dates. They talk about Egyptian filmmaker Shady Habash, known for his satiric anti-dictator music videos, who died the day before in Cairo's notorious Tora prison. They wonder about… ⊕