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Stay home & watch movies!

by Library Staff | Apr 14, 2020
Kanopy

With Kanopy, library patrons can watch more than 30,000 films until May 8.

Have we got a treat for you! You can now watch even more online movies with your ORL card, while you are at home.

With the help of their content partners, Kanopy is providing access to their film collection while libraries are closed. ORL members can enjoy the collection until May 8.

Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.

With the motto of "thoughtful entertainment," Kanopy provides ORL patrons with access to films of unique social and cultural value, including programming that features diversity, with a wide array of foreign language films and films on race, and current affairs.

Learn how to get started at https://www.orl.bc.ca/elibrary/kanopy.