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Cinema

This is a research guide for film and cinema classes.

Librarian

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Randall Bowman
Contact:
Archives and Special Collections Department Belk Library Elon University
336-278-6571

About This Guide

This research guide will help you get started doing research related to cinema and film at Elon.  Belk Library has a good collection of print and online sources for film and cinema studies.

Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman, Casablanca, 1942

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Kanopy streaming video

Kanopy is a database of more than 30,000 streaming videos, including classic, independent, and documentary films. This database includes a diverse collection of films in a variety of subjects, which are listed here: https://www.kanopystreaming.com/subjects.

Features include:

  • Watch films on your devices, such as phones, tablets, and smart TVs with an Elon login, as well as linked in a Moodle site.
  • Create a (free) Kanopy account
  • Add films to a Watchlist
  • The films also come with public performance rights, meaning that they can legally be shown at campus-wide advertised events.