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Filmakers Library Online: Second Edition


Filmakers Library is a well-known and highly respected distributor of issues-based documentaries. The titles in the Filmakers Library Online: Second Edition collection cross nearly all academic disciplines and educate students and researchers on critical and thought-provoking issues, figures, and cultures.

The massive collection gives users anywhere-anytime access to over 1,600 titles, of which 75% are exclusive to Alexander Street. 

Topical coverage is diverse and relevant across the curriculum—anthropology, race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Titles originate from independent filmmakers and prominent producers alike. Select content partners include HBO, CBC Learning, BBC, the Dramatists Guild, Journeyman Pictures, and IFC Films/Sundance Selects. Exclusive titles from Oscilloscope Films and First Run Features are all hand selected for their caliber and relevance to academic audiences.   

Note: Titles no longer sold.

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The enhanced video experience can be filtered by subject, publisher, person, content type, and release date in Filmakers Library Online.

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