Videos and Moving Image Media

BBC Shakespeare Plays

Alternative Titles
BBC Television Shakespeare
Description

Streaming video of all the plays of Shakespeare. Originally broadcast on BBC2 between 1978 and 1985.

Type
Video
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11233
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Ethnographic Video Online

Alternative Titles
ASP Ethnographic Video Online
Alexander Street Press: Anthropology
EVO
Description

Ethnographic Video Online contains over 1800 films, primarily ethnographic documentaries and interviews of anthropologists. The collection covers every region of the world and features the work of some of the most influential documentary filmmakers of the 20th century, including previously unreleased raw footage, field notes and study guides. Documentaries from key filmmakers such as John Marshall, Timothy Ash, Robert Gardner, David MacDougall, John Bishop, David Plath, and others provide long-term perspectives on the study of regions and cultures, as well as the historical development of documentary film itself. Each film includes a transcript. Clips and playlists can be created, saved and shared.  Videos can be downloaded to an Apple OS or Android phone, available to view for 48 hours.

This collection includes Ethnographic Video Volumes I, II and III.  Volume II provides an additional 450 films, including films from a number of new publishers and distributors such as the Royal Anthropological Institute (RAI), ZED, and Documentary Educational Resources (DER). In  Ethnographic Video III the focus is on cultures of the Pacific.

Type
Video
Coverage
1928-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10947
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Counseling and Therapy in Video

Alternative Titles
CTIV
Counseling & Therapy in Video
Alexander Street Press
Description

An online video collection for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. Contains over 800 videos of counseling and therapy sessions, lectures, documentaries, and more. Videos can be searched and browsed.  All include transcripts. Users can save clips and make and share playlists of selections.  Includes three modules: Counseling & Therapy in Video I, II and III.

Type
Video
Coverage
Includes CTIV V. 1, CTIV V. 2 and CTIV V. 3
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10669
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Dance in Video

Description

Dance in Video contains nearly 500 hours of dance productions and documentaries by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Selections cover ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and the pioneers of modern concert dance. Included are classic performances from top ballet companies, experimental works from up-and-coming dance troupes, documentaries by and about leading choreographers, videos on dance training, and other items covering a wide range of 20th century dance styles.

Type
Video
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10149
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Creative Commons

Alternative Titles
Creative Commons.org
Description
The Creative Commons project is a nonprofit organization offering flexible copyright for creative work. On their website you will find links to music, images, video, text, and more. One of their goals is to encourage creativity through sharing and collaboration.
Type
Images
Coverage
Current
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10145
Access
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Opera in Video

Description

Opera in Video contains 300 opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent the world's best performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work's importance to the operatic canon. Performances cover the full range of operatic composition, from the Baroque to the 20th century. Multiple performances and stagings worldwide of the major operas allow for analysis of stage design, vocal techniques, roles, and musical interpretation across time periods, opera houses, and conductors.

Type
Video
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10151
Access
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Theatre in Video

Alternative Titles
Theater in Video
Description

Theatre In Video contains more than 250 definitive performances of the world's leading plays, together with more than 100 film documentaries, online in streaming video - more than 500 hours in all, representing hundreds of leading playwrights, actors and directors. From the most important productions of Shakespeare to rare in-depth footage focusing on the work of Samuel Beckett, Theatre in Video covers a wide range of 20th century theatre history.

Includes Theatre in Video Supplement, published June 2011.

Type
Video
Coverage
Current
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9765
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Moving Image Archive [Internet Archive]

Alternative Titles
Internet Archive Movie Archive
Description
An archive of high-quality downloadable movie data files free of most use restrictions, many licensed with Creative Commons Licenses. Contains a wide variety of moving images produced in the U.S.
Type
Video
Coverage
Include films and videos of all kinds, from the beginnings of cinema in the late 19th/early 20th century to the present.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9755
Access
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All Movie Guide

Alternative Titles
AMG
Description
A database of films, videotapes, and DVDs featuring extensive factual and descriptive data, including ratings and many subject headings that allow you to find films with similar themes, tones, moods, etc. Also contains information on many special-interest, non-fiction titles on a wide range of topics such as education, fitness, sports, travel, and history.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current edition. Continuously updated.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9751
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
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A-V Online

Alternative Titles
NICEM, National Information Center for Educational Media
AV Online, A/V Online, AudioVisual Online, Audio-Visual Online
Description

A database of distribution sources for educational media. Includes educational, documentary, instructional, vocational, and informational materials along with motivational and recreational programming, genre classics, and independent avant-garde productions.  Contains over 475,000 descriptive records representing 680,000 videos, films, audio recordings, filmstrips, slide sets, transparencies, models and kits. Compiled by the National Information Center for Educational Media (NICEM), with records from the Library of Congress, publishers' catalogs, & library collections.

Type
Directory
Coverage
1900 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9395
Access
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