This Is Not a Dream

27 October 2011

Directed by Gavin and Ben Walters
Video-interactive performances by Dickie Beau
Edited by Tom Frederic

Run time: 1 hour 58 mins

How to change the world with your video camera… or create your own.

The video revolution of the 1970s offered unprecedented access to the moving image for artists and performers. This Is Not a Dream explores the legacies of this revolution and its continued impact on contemporary art and performance.

Featuring Dickie Beau, Dara Birnbaum, Nao Bustamante, Vaginal Davis, Cole Escola, Vincent Fremont, Alp Haydar, Holestar, David Hoyle, Kalup Linzy, Glenn O’Brien and Scottee.

Full details of the film here.

This is the full original theatrical version of the film, with documentation of live performances by Dickie Beau at the Bethnal Green Working Mens’ Club, London.