Religious Studies: Films/Videos
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Online Video (UofC): Interdisciplinary
- Streaming video
- Over 1300 hours of ethnographic videos
- resource for the study of culture and behavior
- Streaming video from Films Media Group
- >4,600 videos on topics including religious studies
- Special features: ability to organize and bookmark clips, share playlists...
- We have a subscription which allows educational public performance rights, that is, classroom use of the films on the NFB web site for the University of Calgary.
- Online NFB films are FREE for personal use.
- The collection includes animation, documentaries, experimental films and alternative dramas.
- Choose EXPLORE ALL FILMS tab across top to BROWSE by title, director or keyword or to SEARCH by Language, Genre, Year and Length
- Choose PLAYLISTS to find playlists by invited experts and media personalities who make recommendations and provide their perspective on NFB films
- Choose TRAILERS to discover and view new and upcoming releases from the NFB.
Online Video (UofC): Hum./Social Sci.
- Offers hundreds of the most frequently assigned films in anthropology, ethnography, and social psychology courses.
- includes much for religious practices
- >1,750 English-language documentaries
- Survey of human history from the earliest civilizations to the fall of the Berlin Wall
- Global in scope: Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe, Middle East and Oceania
Video (Web): Humanities/Social Sci.
- A digital archive of ethnographic field video for use by scholars and instructors
- Access for university community upon registration - a FREE, valuable resource
- Browse by Category: Genres & Performance Types; Geography; Instruments; Languages; Social & Cultural Groupings; Venue Types...
- Interface in English or Spanish
- Video Stream Quality: High (2000 kbps) or Low (400 kbps)
- Documentary films on American folk life including arts, crafts, costume, dance, drama, music and more
- Watch 2000+ films in 41 languages from around the world in Digitizing the Inuit and Aboriginal Media Archives (DIAMA)
- Includes some teaching resources
- Search all videos
- An extensive guide to web resources
- More than 300 films available for Internet viewing