Film Platform

Now you can watch top-rated films from the Sundance and Tribeca film festivals, in the classroom or the dorm room, for free! Film Platform’s collection of films features the newest award-winning documentaries and current film festival favorites. Over 90 percent of Film Platform’s streaming collection is not available anywhere else!

This truly unique film collection features films from across the world on diverse topics:

  •          Activism
  •          African Cinema and Culture
  •          American History
  •          Biography
  •          Ecology and the Environment
  •          Human Rights
  •          Humor
  •          Journalism
  •          Latin American Studies
  •          Native American Studies
  •          Religion and Spirituality
  •          Sport
  •          Women
  •          Youth

You can access films from your laptop computer both on and off campus! If you are visiting the site from on campus, or you are logged in to the library’s Proxy server, the streaming player opens automatically every time you visit a film page. If you are not on campus, log in to your Proxy server using your UNCG ID and password. Instructions can be found here. Once logged in, the streaming player will automatically open on your laptop or computer when you access a film.

Instructors can add a film link to Canvas by following instructions found here.