Kanopy is a database streaming more than 26,000 films and documentaries. You might not find recent blockbusters like Avengers, but there's a wide collection of documentaries, indie films, and classic and international films to choose from. Need to watch a film for class or just want an interesting movie for a quiet night in? Then you'll want to check this out.
All the films on Kanopy come with public screening rights, so you're free to use them in class or for a campus viewing (as long as it's for educational purposes).
How can you link or embed a Kanopy video? First, go to the video you want to use, and scroll to the share icon at the bottom of the video: . Choose the URL or embed code, and copy and paste it into your project. For more help on using the Kanopy website, sharing videos, and connecting to devices, check out the Kanopy help page.
For help citing films from Kanopy (or films in general) check out our Citations guide or Purdue OWL. You can also use Kanopy's citation tool by clicking "more" under the video you want to use, then "citation tool."