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Covers communication, cultural theory, journalism, film studies, print and new media, broadcasting, and the social aspects of information and communication technologies
American Film Institute
The Catalog of American feature films.
Britain On Film
Gives you access to 1000s of titles from film and TV Archives in the UK, about life in Britain.
British Film Council
Resource guides for filmmakers including details of UK organisations, funding sources, directories of British films, Film Directors and Festivals.
An introduction to the first decade of motion pictures.
Gives you access to films, images and texts from selected collections of 37 film archives across Europe.
Promotes the use of film within the UK national curriculum and has free resources to cover a wide range of curriculum areas and includes film clips, teachers' notes and a range of activities.
Northwest Film Archive
The North West Film Archive preserves and provides access to thousands of historic films and videos from across the North West of England
Gives a guide to Britain's film and television history, published by the BFI.
Box of Broadcasts
BoB is an on demand TV and radio service for education. Record programmes from over 65 free-to-air channels, and search the extensive archive.
With BoB you can...
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Create your own playlists, clips and clip compilations
Embed content in your work and share on social media
One-click citation for easy academic referencing
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