Film

These resources are the best for finding film reviews, movie trivia, celebrity information and much more.

Library Databases

InstantFlix

InstantFlix (formerly IndieFlix) has streaming video of award-winning shorts, feature films, documentaries and selections from Sundance, Cannes and other film festivals. There is a selection of films in other languages including Chinese, Filipino, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Spanish and more.  Some content may not be suitable for all audiences. Parents or caregivers are responsible for children’s use of InstantFlix. 

You must have a West Vancouver Memorial Library barcode to access. 

InstantFlix User Guide

On the Shelf

Film Adaptations

Find a movie based on a novel or stage play.

Motion Picture Producers and Directors

Find out about the creative people who make films.

Motion Pictures - Reviews

Look here for the critics' favorites.

On the Web

Gnovies

Gnovies is an online movie discovery system. Find new movies, travel the "map of movies" and join the discussion.

Metacritic

Metacritic distills the opinions of respected critics reviewing film and television series online and in print to a single number.

National Film Board of Canada

Watch Canadian documentaries, feature films and animation films for free.

Rotten Tomatoes

Film reviews and ratings and loads of film celebrity information.

The Internet Movie Database - IMDb

An amazing wealth of information on almost any film you can think of, complete with plot summaries, cast lists and movie trivia.

Vancouver International Film Festival

The Vancouver International Film Festival offers audiences the best in film from around the globe. The Library brings the festival to you when the films are released on DVD.