GB3451/OC/D/1704/30 : DVD 'Vital 06: Big Screen - BBC & Cornerhouse'



Archival Record



Other Identifiers

OC/6/6/5/1/5/2 (Former Number)
2017/4 (30) (Accession Numbers)
OC/D/1704/30 (local reference number)


2006-10-18 05:30:13 (was last modification date)

Record Resource Extent

1 DVD (777 MB)

Scope and Content

Promotional show reel to advertise the Vital 06 festival featuring clips of: 
  • 'Monkey King causes havoc in heavenly places' Mad for Real
  • Illusion 2, He Cheng Yao (2002)
  • 'Food and Words',  Dai Guangyu (2002)

The film is thought to have been created to be shown at the BBC 'Big Screen' in exchange square and at Cornerhouse theatre. Running time 16mins 4s. 'Vital 06 15:54 min presented by : Chinese Arts Centre, Big screen BBC & Cornerhouse' 

Documentary Form Type

announcement ➔ advertisement

Language Information

English (has or had language) Chinese (has or had language) Han (Traditional variant) (has script) Latin (has script)


This DVD was formerly held in box 1 of the programme archive (ACC/2017/4). 

Access and Use

Access status

On site

Representation Type

mediated ➔ digital


machine-readable carrier ➔ optical disk ➔ DVD

Media Type

video ➔ vob

Conditions on Access

Access to the record is restricted while it is processed. An accessible surrogate of the record can be viewing for private non-commercial research in the CFCCA Library by appointment.

Use status

Copyright Restricted

Conditions on Use

DVD 'Vital 06: Big Screen - BBC & Cornerhouse', Oct 2006, Chinese Arts Centre. Courtesy of the CFCCA Archive & Library, (GB3451/OC/D/1704/30). The video is the copyright of the Chinese Arts Centre.

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (1989-) (has creator)
Mad For Real (has contributor)
He Chengyao, (b.1964), artist (has contributor)
Dai Guangyu, (1955-), artist (has contributor)
Cornerhouse, 1985-2015 (is related to)

Related places

Manchester ()

Related Terms

two-dimensional moving images (has content type)
English (has or had language)
Chinese (has or had language)
Han (Traditional variant) (has script)
Latin (has script)
digital (has representation type)
vob (has media type)
advertisements (has documentary form type)
DVDs (has carrier type )
Copyright Restricted (has use status)
Originals (has record state)
On site (has access status)

Descriptive Notes

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