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Title Harry Gamboa Jr. [videorecording] : early video art.
Published [Los Angeles] : UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center, 2004.

 Music & Media - Instructional Videos  14430    IN LIBRARY
Description 1 videodisc : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Chicano cinema and media art series ; v. 2
Chicano cinema and media art series ; v. 2.
Note Title from container spine.
"Early Chicano video art by ASCO co-founder"--container.
Contents Imperfecto (34:00) -- Insultan (24:17) -- Vaporz (7:40) -- Blanx (7:44) -- Baby Kake (6:02) -- Agent X (4:47) -- No supper (28:00).
System Reqs DVD.
Note Writer, director, Harry Gamboa Jr.
Summary As co-founder of the Chicano art group ASCO, Gamboa developed such multi-media forms as the "no-movie" and the "fotonovela," which drew attention to the workings of mass culture. In the mid-1980s, working through cable access, Gamboa produced a series of "conceptual dramas" that explored both stereotypical and traditional notions about the Latino family. In these works, collected here for the first time, Gamboa combined the political influences of the Chicano Movement with the narrative excess of film noir, B-movies, and Mexican telenovelas.
Language First work silent, others with background of sounds or music; last work with English introduction and dialogue.
Subject Video art.
Genre Short films.
Related Names Gamboa, Harry.
University of California, Los Angeles. Chicano Studies Research Center.
Asco (Group of artists)
Alternate Title Early video art
OCLC number 56028783