Useful apps for Cinema & Media Studies
Not available to stream? It happens.
Search for the DVD
Search Franklin for films and TV, streaming or as a DVD. Sometimes, for rights reasons, a DVD may be your only option.
DVDs can offer bonus essays, booklets, interviews, and extra content.
Van Pelt has DVDs of films that are rarely or not available from streaming services.
Film Index International - Coverage of U.S. and international films--European, Asian, Latin American, African, including scholarly and academic work, unlike Internet Movie Database (IMDb)
American Film Institute Catalog - American film information for the years 1893-1972
Variety - A major Hollywood industry trade magazine, Variety includes box office statistics and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online
Under Browse by Subject, select Cinema & Media Studies. There are overviews here on such topics as Censorship, Film Theory Before 1945, and Women in Film.
Oxford Dictionary of Film Studies
Defines terms and concepts in film theory and criticism, film movements and genres, film industry organizations and practices and technical terms.