Compilation episode of Image Union featuring "Always Late" by Mitchell Kriegman, "Advanced Riding Bowl" by Connie Coleman and Alan Powell, "The Chicago Cycling Classic" by Karen Conner, and "Cetacean" by Chip Dodsworth. The tapes in this program were selected for showing at the Museum of Contemporary Art.
0:00Copy video clip URL Image Union opening. The tapes in this program were selected for showing at the Museum of Contemporary Art.
0:55Copy video clip URL “Always Late” by Mitchell Kriegman. Color video. A man and woman argue over their different recollections of the same event.
9:30Copy video clip URL “Advanced Riding Bowl” by Connie Coleman and Alan Powell. Color video. Shots of kids skateboarding on a half-pipe. Some experimental editing.
11:52Copy video clip URL “The Chicago Cycling Classic” by Karen Conner. May 18, 1980. Sponsored by Jane Byrne, who presents the awards. Shots of bicyclers racing down city streets set to Vivaldi. People predict that bicycling in Chicago will increase in the future.
18:25Copy video clip URL “Cetacean” by Chip Dodsworth. The experimental video combines footage of the Pacific Ocean with image processing by Phil Morton.
28:15Copy video clip URL Image Union closing credits.