Video Data Bank at the 62nd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen


Video Data Bank has been a proud partner of International Short Film Festival Oberhausen for the past eight years, during which time the festival has solidified its reputation as one of the world’s most respected film events. The festival’s 62nd year sees VDB celebrating its 40th anniversary by presenting a selection of dynamic new releases, curated by VDB Director Abina Manning; Saturday 7th May, 12:30pm at the Lichtburg Filmpalast/Sunset Cinema.

Cecelia Condit
Pulling Up Roots, 2015, 07:36, Ireland, English, Color, Stereo, 16:9, HD video

Ben Russell
YOLO, 2015, 06:30, South Africa/U.S., English, Color, Stereo, 16mm

Dani Leventhal & Jared Buckhiester
Hard As Opal, 2015, 29:23, U.S., English, Color, Stereo, HD video

John Smith
Steve Hates Fish, 2015, 04:42, U.K., English, Color, Stereo, HD video

Sara Mageheimer
Slow Zoom Long Pause, 2015, 13:01, U.S., English, Color, Stereo, HD video

Portapak Conversation, 1973, 08:25, U.S., English, B&W, Mono, ½” open reel video