These resources are the best for watching online videos, finding film reviews, movie trivia, celebrity information and much more.
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IndieFlix films are migrating to OverDrive in 2021.
IndieFlix (formerly InstantFlix) 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.
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Stream an amazing collection of movies and documentaries. You can also learn new skills with the Great Courses. Users have access to 4 plays per month (but unlimited access to Great Courses and kids' content).
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on the web
These recommended websites are free and easily accessible! All you need is an internet connection.
Have you run out of something to watch? Look here for recommendations for highly rated movies and tv shows. These human-curated lists include which streaming service to find the show.
Documentary, fiction and animated films which explore the world we live in from a Canadian point of view, with a dedicated channel highlighting Indigenous perspectives (https://www.nfb.ca/indigenous-cinema/).
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.