Films are available on DVD and may be checked out from the Main Stacks Media Collection. Search the online catalog.
Subject Headings for Finding Feature Films
To find country specific films, use this formula "Feature Films Country" or "Motion Picture Country" (for example Feature Films Spain)
Kiwako Taichi in Kuroneko (Kaneto Shindô, Japan 1968)
Finding Films at the UIUC Library
The Main Library Media Collection houses Blu-Ray, DVD, and VHS copies of films of all types from around the world. The media collection is located on the fifth floor of the Main Stacks near the entrance. The materials may be checked out at the Main Stacks circulation desk. Materials may be borrowed for up to a week.
To locate specific titles:
1. Use the library catalog's Advanced Search and search by subject. For instance, if you were seeking films from Spain, you would use "Feature films -- Spain" or "Motion pictures -- Spain" as your search terms in the "Subject" field.
2. Use the library catalog's Easy Search. You can narrow your search by simultaneously searching by keyword, title, author, or subject. Then click the box above "film/video" to narrow your search to films.