Film and Television

  • ARTstor
    Subscription database with over 1.8 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences.
    Subject Guide for film, television, theater and music

    American Experience
    250 films from PBS.Watch full films online, download teacher’s guides, behind the scenes and more
    American Film Institute
    National arts organization devoted to film, television and video.
    American Memory Motion Picture Collection
    Search sixteen collections of historic film, including sound recordings.
    British Film Institute
    Highly extensive archives of film and television from around the world.
    Black Film Center/Archive
    Hstoric and contemporary Hollywood and independent films; black & white and color, silent and sound; features, documentaries, dramatic and musical shorts, comedy shorts, newsreels and animations
    Film Archives Online
    Free access to moving images in European Collections on non-fiction documentary, newsreels, advertising, animation
    Filmakers Library Online
    Documentaries: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization, multiculturalism, health, political science, current events, arts, literature, and more
    George Eastman House
    International Museum of Photography & Film collects and interprets images, films, literature, and equipment in the disciplines of photography and motion pictures
    Getty Images Film Collections
    Three main film collections include Image Bank Film, Archive Films, and Universal Studios. All three are rights-managed and several royalty-free collections.
    Moving Image Archive
    Openly accessible site to movies, films, and videos from classic full-length films, to daily alternative news broadcasts, to cartoons and concerts
    MoMA Film & Media Collections
    More than 22,000 films and 4,000,000 film stills from the Museum of Modern Art., original negatives of Edison Company and world's largest collection of D.W.Griffith films.
    Origins of American Animation
    Library of Congress collection represents twenty-one animated films between 1900 to 1921

    Steven Spielberg Film and Video Archive
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

    Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive

  • AdViews
    Thousands of television commericals created or collected by D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles advertising agency, dated 1950s-1980s, from Duke University
      Comedy Central
      Media History Digital Library
    Online access to the histories of cinema, broadcasting and sound
      Museum of Moving Image- Living Room Candidate
    Presidential Campaign Commericials 1952-2012
      NBC Video
    Full episodes, clips, popular, classics, highlights and previews
      Paley Center for Media
    Collection contains over 16,000 television and radio programs and advertisments available both in New York and Los Angeles.
      PBS Video
    Full versions of many PBS programs such as ART21 American Experience, American Masters, Frontline, Nova and more
      TV News Archive
    US television news shows

    UCLA Film & Television Archive
    One of the largest repositories of television documenting broadcast history from its beginning.

      Vanderbilt Television News Archive
    Subscription: Complete archive of television news with a collection of more than 30,000 individual network evening news broadcasts from major U.S. national broadcast networks: ABC & Nightline since 1989, CBS, NBC & CNN. News broadcasts cover presidential press conferences. political campaign national & international events.