Category Archive: Film and Documentaries

Nov 18

EGARC’s YouTube Channel

EGARC YouTube

One of the great things about EGARC is its collection of approximately 12,000 audio and video items in over 60 languages; many of these items are full-length feature films on DVD.  All KU faculty, staff and students are welcome to check out DVDs in our collection for free.  Simply browse our online catalog, and come …

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Jun 27

Open Culture

Open Culture

Open Culture is a great resource for educational media.  The site manages a list of links to free audio books, online courses, movies and language lessons … all in one convenient place.  Their movie selection has links to more than 300 movies that are available online; Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and …

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May 06

Мосфильм (Mosfilm) on YouTube

Мосфильм (Mosfilm), a Russian film studio, has started publishing some of its films for free on its YouTube channel.  According to Mosfilm’s website, http://www.mosfilm.ru/, Mosfilm will upload five new movies each week and by the end of 2011, the number of uploaded films should reach 200. Check it out here: http://www.youtube.com/mosfilm

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May 06

PBS Video

PBS

PBS has a selection of full-length episodes of its TV shows such as the American Experience, Made in Spain, the Ken Burns collection, and Black in Latin America on its website.  You can even grab the video’s embed code and embed it directly into your Blackboard site. Check it out here: http://video.pbs.org/

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Apr 01

Hulu – The Criterion Collection

Hulu Criterion

The complete Criterion Collection is coming to Hulu.  You have to sign up for Hulu Plus account for $7.99/month, but Hulu does offer a 1-week free trial if you want to try before you buy. It currently has 150 titles from its collection, and plans to have over 800 titles in the next few months. …

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Mar 07

SnagFilms

Snag Films

SnagFilms is a great resource for watching documentaries online. There are currently more than 2100 titles available covering topics like art, women’s issues, history, politics, religion, the environment and more.  The website lets you “snag” previews of the films to embed in your own site, but you must go to SnagFilm’s website in order to …

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