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Videotapes by Bill Viola
1. The Reflecting Pool, 1979
2. Ancient of Days, 1979-81
3. Chott el-Djerid (A Portait in Light and Heat), 1979
4. I Do Not Know What It Is I Am Like, 1986
5. Hatsu-yume (First Dream), 1981
6. The Passing, 1991

All photos Kira Perov


ORDERING BILL VIOLA VIDEOS

FOR PUBLIC VIDEO SCREENINGS

Electronic Arts Intermix
535 West 22nd St, 5th floor
New York, NY 10011
Tel: (212) 337-0680
Fax: (212) 332-0679
Email: info@eai.org
http://www.eai.org

FOR HOME USE

EUROPEAN DISTRIBUTOR

C&S Entertainment

Hof van Delftlaan 26
2613 BN Delft
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Attn:Dick Lam
Tel:06 21243709
info@censentertainment.nl

www.censentertainment.nl

Titles available for purchase in PAL:

  • The Passing, 1991
    In memory of Wynne Lee Viola
    Videotape, black-and-white, mono sound; 54 minutes


  • I Do Not Know What It Is I Am Like, 1986
    Videotape, color, stereo sound; 89 minutes

  • Hatsu-Yume (First Dream), 1981
    For Daien Tanaka
    Videotape, color, stereo sound; 56 minutes

  • Selected Works: 1976 - 1981
    Videotape collection; 54:21 minutes total, includes:

    Migration (1976)
    Color, mono sound; 7 minutes

    The Reflecting Pool (1977-79)
    Color, mono sound; 7 minutes

    Ancient of Days (1979-81)
    Color, stereo sound; 12:21 minutes

    Chott el-Djerid (A Portrait in Light and Heat)
    (1979) Color, mono sound; 28 minutes

Also available:

  • Bill Viola: The Eye of The Heart by Mark Kidel (2005)
    Bill Viola: The Eye of the Heart is the first portrait that has been made of this crucial artist. The film features Viola at work, extracts from some of his major works and in-depth interviews with Viola himself.

 

UNITED STATES DISTRIBUTOR

Facets Multimedia, Inc.
1517 W. Fullerton Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614
Tel: (773) 281-9075
Fax: (773) 929-9437
Email: rentals@facets.org
http://www.facets.org

 

Titles available for purchase in NTSC:

  • The Passing, 1991
    In memory of Wynne Lee Viola
    Videotape, black-and-white, mono sound; 54 minutes


  • I Do Not Know What It Is I Am Like, 1986
    Videotape, color, stereo sound; 89 minutes

  • Hatsu-Yume (First Dream), 1981
    For Daien Tanaka
    Videotape, color, stereo sound; 56 minutes

  • Selected Works: 1976 - 1981
    Videotape collection; 54:21 minutes total, includes:

    Migration (1976)
    Color, mono sound; 7 minutes

    The Reflecting Pool (1977-79)
    Color, mono sound; 7 minutes

    Ancient of Days (1979-81)
    Color, stereo sound; 12:21 minutes

    Chott el-Djerid (A Portrait in Light and Heat)
    (1979) Color, mono sound; 28 minutes

 

OTHER

  • Video Data Bank's on-line catalogue features available videotape works by Bill Viola:

Video Data Bank
The School of the Art Institute
3rd Floor, 112 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603
Email: info@vdb.org
http://www.vdb.org/

 

  • Mark Kidel's film Bill Viola: The Eye of the Heart is available through:

in the US and Canada (for Education Use): Films Media Group
in Europe: C&S Entertainment
or through Mark Kidel directly at: Calliope Media