Abigail Child Work

B/side (1996) 40 min 16 mm
Below the New (1999) 25 min Video
By Desire (2005) Video
Cake And Steak (2004) 20min. video (Includes Where the Girls Are and Blonde Fur).
Dark Dark. Part 2 of How the World Works (2001) 16:20 min 16 mm
(Ca) Daylight Test Section (1978) 4 min 16mm
(F, vdb) Eight Million (1991) 24 min video
Except the People (1970) 20 min 16 mm
The Future Is Behind You (2004) 20 min. video
Game (1972) 40 min 16 mm
Her Thirteenth Year (1998) (with Melissa Ragona) Script
(Ca, F) Is This What You Were Born For? (1981-87) 56 min 16mm Seven parts--see below.
(vdb) ISTHISWHATYOUWEREBORNFOR? (1981-89) video Seven part series includes:
  • Prefaces (part 1) (1981) 10 min
  • Both (part 2) (1989) 3 min
  • Mutiny (part 3) (1982-83) 11 min
  • Perils (part 4) (1985-87) 5 min
  • Covert Action (part 5) (1984)
  • Mayhem (part 6) (1987) 20 min
  • Mercy (part 7) (1989) 10 min
  • The Milky Way (2003) ( installation version of Dark Dark)
    Mother Movie (1973) 5 min 16 mm
    (Ca, F) Ornamentals (1979) 10 min 16mm
    (Ca) Pacific Far East Lines (1979) 12 min 16mm
    The Party (2004) 21 min. Video
    (Ca) Peripeteia 1 (1977) 9 min 16mm
    (Ca) Peripeteia 2 (1978) 12 min 16mm
    (Ca) Some Exterior Presence (1977) 8 min 16mm
    Subtalk (2002) (with Eric Rosenzveig and Benton Bainbridge) Digital video
    Surface Noise. Part 1 of How the World Works (2000) 18 min 16 mm
    (Ca, vdb) Swamp (1989-90) 35 min video
    Tar Garden (1975) 50 min 16 mm
    Through the Looking Lass (1993) (with Lenora Champagne) Video

    (Ca) Available from Canyon Cinema Cooperative
    (F) Available from Filmmakers Cooperative
    (vdb) Available from Video Data Bank

    Abigail Child