Tag Archive: movies

Apr 18

VLC Media Player

VLC Media Player is an easy to use, feature-rich media player which you can install on your computer for free. The player is compatible with DVDs, and a variety of file formats, including .mp4, and h.264. There are a number of useful features built-in as well, such as the ability to create “snapshots” from videos. …

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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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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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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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