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Library Subject Guides

Cinema Studies: Kanopy streaming video

Created for the students and staff of Cinema Studies

Kanopy streaming video

Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video service for educational institutions. Subject categories you can browse at UC include:

Some of the films that are required viewing for CINE courses are available in Kanopy, eg:

To find all available versions of a film title, search for the title only (without director) in a DVD & Video index in the Library catalogue. eg. searching for Halloween retrieves:


March 2020 update:

Kanopy now provides trailers to most of its titles. These can be viewed before purchasing access to a film, to help in film selection.

Kanopy now also includes a Public Performance Rights film search filter to help in identifying films which can be viewed in non-classroom settings.  The PPR search filter is located at the bottom of the filter group on the left of the search screen.