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Film Studies

Finding a video

Search main search box with title and format video recording: eg. Torn Curtain video recording

For subject searching use Advanced search, enter search topic and select Content type: Video recording

You may also select the  Library Catalogue for DVD / VHS titles held in any one of several U of C Library-affiliated locations, e.g. Taylor Family Digital Library, Doucette, High Density Library and  Health Sciences Libraries.

Search the Library Catalogue in the following manner to retrieve DVD / video titles only:

Select advanced search from the search types

  • Limit search by format to AV materials

Streaming Video for the Performing arts

Films on Demand is an online streaming video source for documentary films on many topics.

There are also three streaming video sites for films in the performing arts:

You may also find Canadian related material via

National Film Board

Curio.ca