Join us for a virtual film festival hosted by Kanopy Streaming.  The Charleston Virtual Film Festival is being held in conjunction with the 2014 Charleston Library Conference.

More than 170 films are available to stream. Producers include Kino Lorber Edu, First Run Features, Criterion Collection, First Run Features, Green Planet Films, and more.

The festival runs until November 21, 2014.  Films are available 24/7.

Visit the Virtual Festival

kanopy streamingMore about Kanopy: Kanopy is a leading distributor of online videos to colleges. Kanopy provides colleges with a streaming platform and a broad catalog of over 26,000 streaming videos to choose from, representing more than 800 leading producers.

The faculty and students have access to the entire Kanopy Streaming collection. You are not limited by area of study or film producer / distributor. Just log onto  Kanopy Streaming and select a film and begin streaming. It is that easy. Once a film has been viewed 4 times we automatically license that title for one academic calendar year.

Here is a list of some of the film producers available through Kanopy Streaming:

  • National Film Board of Canada
  • BBC Active
  • DEFA Film Library
  • Media Education Foundation
  • Home Box Office (HBO)
  • Flicker Alley
  • Green Planet Films
  • California Newsreel
  • First Run Features

…and many more

More about the Fondren Library Media Collection: The Fondren Library at Southern Methodist University has an extensive media collection that supports the course curriculum as well as offers support materials for general interests.

Our media collection contains over 10,000 feature films, documentaries, audiobooks, language learning media and much more. Our streaming media subscriptions offer thousands of additional titles you will find extremely useful for coursework and personal enlightenment.