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Until March 2nd VAA community has temporary access to Bloomsbury Video Library – visual, stage and screen art films database. The database is renewed twice a year based on recommendations of Bloomsbury Publishing and the international advisory board. Currently, the database has around two thousand films created from 1970-2021 in Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Ghana, Great Britain, Hungary, Indonesia, Japan, Pakistan, Rwanda, Switzerland, USA. Available films can be divided into documentaries, educational, experimental, feature films, and interviews with famous artists (titles and subject lists).

Bloomsbury Video Library also has VAA Doctor Honoris Causa and famous artist Jonas Mekas films.

You might be interested in: Visual and Applied Arts including architecturedesign, photographyfashionhistory of artmuseum collectionsdigital artsculpture, and other topics (film titles list for download). 

Other collections: 

Dance Collection

Film and Media Collection

History and Culture Collection

Music Collection

Opera Collections

Access methods:

1. Free access from VAA computers:

2. From a personal computer use EZproxy.

If you have any questions don't hesitate to contact us by e-mail at

Don't forget to check our list of subscribed databasesdatabases in trial, and open access links.