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Kanopy- Changes for January 2020-


Important Changes for users of Kanopy service - January 2020

We are shifting from an on-demand purchase model for Kanopy to a mediated model in order to control costs due to budgetary restrictions. The current purchase model gave users most convenience, but the usage greatly exceeded available funding.

Movies that do not already have a license through Kanopy will be available for viewing only after library intervention.  If you find a film on Kanopy that you want to watch, an automated pop-up will prompt you to place a request. Library staff will process the requests and purchase the films as budget permits.  Most licenses on Kanopy expire after one year, so future access will require new requests.

We urge faculty to use existing licensed titles before their expiration dates.  A list of these titles is below.

We are making this change in order to ensure that we can continue to provide access to this valuable resource in a sustainable way.

The switch will take place effective immediately (January 13, 2020).

Titles by Expiration Date

Expiration

January 31, 2020

Chinese Couplets - A Family's Journey Though Chinese Exclusion

Rabbit in the Moon

The Grace Lee Project - Deconstructing an Asian-American Stereotype

The Lobster

February 29, 2020

At the Autumn River Camp, Part 1

At the Autumn River Camp, Part 2

At the Caribou Crossing Place, Part 2

At the Spring Sea Ice Camp, Part 1

At the Spring Sea Ice Camp, Part 2

Bad Rap - The Lives and Careers of Four Asian-American Rappers

Between Two Worlds - The Hmong Shaman

Blush - Barash

Columbus

Edward Said - The Myth of the 'Clash of Civilizations'

Edward Said On Orientalism - "The Orient" Represented in Mass Media

Freightened - The Real Price of Shipping

Gook

Grey Gardens

Jigging for Lake Trout

Lady Bird

Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Film - The 1920s (playlist)

Race - The Power of an Illusion (playlist)

Secrets of the Tribe

Stalking Seal on the Spring Ice, Part 1

Stalking Seal on the Spring Ice, Part 2

The Split Horn - The Life of A Hmong Shaman in America

Vincent Who? - The Murder of a Chinese-American Man

Whores' Glory

March 31, 2020

Fighting Back (1896 - 1917)

First Person Plural

Gaysians - Queer Asian-Americans Share Their Stories

Helvetica - Typography, Graphic Design and Global Visual Culture

High School - Documenting a Philadelphia High School

Home from the Eastern Sea - The Story of Asian Immigration to America

Ida B. Wells: A Passion For Justice - The Pioneering African American Journalist & Activist

Kehinde Wiley - An Economy of Grace

Kumu Hina (playlist)

Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present

Miss Representation

Miss Tibet: Beauty in Exile - A Tibetan Teenager Participates in a Western Style Beauty Pageant

Painted Nails - A Vietnamese Salon Worker Fights for Safe Cosmetics

Promises Betrayed (1865 - 1896)

Resilience

Rome Open City

Stagecoach

The Gates

The Miseducation of Cameron Post

The Sunrise Dance

The Witness

Thomas Sankara - The Upright Man

Tongues Untied - Giving a Voice to Black Gay Men

Tough Guise 2 - Violence, Manhood & American Culture (playlist)

Young Lakota - A Native American Leader Fights for Reproductive Rights

April 30, 2020

Gen Silent - Discrimination Against LGBT Seniors (playlist)

In Whose Honor? - American Indian Mascots in Sports

James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket - The Legendary Author and Civil Rights Activist

Leaving Neverland Part 1

Leaving Neverland Part 2

Pride Denied - Homonationalism and the Future of Queer Politics

Rashomon

Slaying the Dragon - Media Stereotypes of Asian & Asian American Women (playlist)

The Florida Project

The New Medicine

Titicut Follies - The Massachusetts State Prison for the Criminally Insane

To Be Takei - Actor and Activist, George Takei

Voodoo and the Church in Haiti

May 31, 2020

Amy - The Tragic Story of Amy Winehouse

Magical Death

McQueen - The Life and Career of Fashion Designer Alexander McQueen

Peace in Our Pockets - Kenyans Using Mobile Phones and SMS to Build Peace and Prevent Violence

Poisoned Lives - Secrets of the Chemical Industry

The Cows of Dolo Ken Paye - Resolving Conflict Among the Kpelle

The Seventh Seal

Tulia, Texas

Women are the Change - Overcoming Barriers to Education in Africa

June 30, 2020

Mysteries of the Indus Valley

July 31, 2020

Beautiful Troublemaker - La Belle Noiseuse

Leading Groups with Adolescents

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

The Mean World Syndrome - Media Violence & the Cultivation of Fear

Unseen Enemies - The Deadliest Infectious Diseases in Human History (playlist)

August 31, 2020

Brownian Movement

Connections: The Sociological Perspective

Fast Food Nutrition

Kedi - The Cats of an Ancient City

Mister Rogers: It's You I Like - A Retrospective of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

The Dynamic World of Infectious Disease

The Loyal 47 Ronin - Chushingura

White Like Me - Race, Racism & White Privilege in America

September, 30, 2020

!Kung Short Films Series (playlist)

Adlerian Therapy - With Jon Carlson

Antibiotics: A Modern Miracle Lost?

Bacteria: Heroes and Villains

Coming of Age in Aging America - Exploring the Social Impacts of an Aging Population

First Steps

Flow - The Global Water Crisis

Killing Us Softly - Advertising's Image of Women (playlist)

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise - Biography of an Influential Civil Rights Activist and Poet

Milestones in Infectious Disease History

Moldy Menaces and Fungal Diseases

Place

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy - With Otto Kernberg

Race, Power and American Sports

Red Beard

STDs and Other Infections below the Belt

Stories

The Codes of Gender - Identity & Performance in Popular Culture (playlist)

The Mask You Live In

The Pulitzer at 100 - Celebrating the Pulitzer's Centenary

The Seekers - Travelers Looking for Alternative Lifestyles

Tick-Borne Diseases: A Public Health Menace

Truth Be Told: Sociological Investigation

Umberto D.

Vaccines Save Lives

Viruses: Hijackers of Your Body’s Cells

Which Germs in Your Daily Life Matter?

October 31, 2020

9 Songs [Uncut]

A Man Escaped

Albert Ellis on REBT

And Thou Shalt Honor

Bitter Melons

Change

Chicago

Digital Disconnect - Fake News, Privacy and Democracy (playlist)

Ethnic Notions - African American Stereotypes and Prejudice

Flesh-Eating Bacteria and Blood Poisoning

Global Travel, War, and Natural Disasters

Hip Hop - Beyond Beats and Rhymes (playlist)

I Am Not Your Negro - James Baldwin and Race in America

Kau Faito'o: Traditional Healers of Tonga

Let There Be Words - What is Language?

Los Angeles

Loss and Desire

Malaria and Tuberculosis: Global Killers

Meru - Mountain Climbing in the Himalayas

Our Hunter-Gatherer Past

Painters Painting

Respiratory and Brain Infections

Say My Name - Young Female Hip Hop and R&B Artists

Six Decades of Infectious Disease Challenges

Sound Tracks: Music Without Borders - Music Around the Globe

Spirituality

Stay Out of the Hospital!

Straightlaced—How Gender's Got Us All Tied Up

The Bling Ring

The Class Divide - Battle to Fix Inequality in Education

The Feast

The History of American Language Policy

Time

To Find the Baruya Story - An Anthropologist at Work with a New Guinea Tribe

Traditional Life

Treasure of the Lisu

Vancouver

War Photographer - Photojournalist James Nachtwey

Wild Women Don't Have the Blues

Zoonosis: Germs Leap from Animals to Humans

November 30, 2020

All the Difference - Young African American Men and Their College Experiences

Bioterrorism: How Worried Should We Be?

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy with Donald Meichenbaum

Constant Change - The Spread of Language

Death by China - American Trade Relations with China

Emerging and Reemerging Diseases

Fires on the Plain

GTFO: Get the F**k Out - Women in Gaming

Hard Times (1933–1945)

He Said She Said - Gender, Language and Communication with Deborah Tannen

His Girl Friday

House on Haunted Hill

I Learn America (playlist)

Ken Burns: The Central Park Five

More Than a Word - Native American-Based Sports Mascots

No Regrets for our Youth

Our Spirits Don’t Speak English - Indian Boarding School

Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis - A Vice Special Report

Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy for Addictions - With Albert Ellis

Reality Therapy - With Robert Wubbolding

Seven Samurai (playlist)

Stray Dog

Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken! - Investigating the Fast-Food Industry

Tales of The Night - Les contes de la nuit (playlist)

Teach Us All - Segregation and Education in the United States

The Great White Hoax - Donald Trump and the Politics of Race and Class in America (playlist)

The Immune System: Our Great Protector

The Inventor - Out for Blood in Silicon Valley

The Nemesis of Mankind: HIV and AIDS

The Pervert's Guide To Ideology

The Year We Thought About Love - Behind the Scenes of Queer Youth Theater

Web Junkie - Treatment for Internet Addiction in China

Working with PTSD: The Essential Guide, vol.2 - CBT therapy session with client with PTSD

December 31, 2020

Crazed Fruit

Food-Borne Illness: What’s Your Gut Feeling?

Good Time

Gumbo

Her Smell

Humor

Influenza: Past and Future Threat

Jeanne Dielman, 23 Commerce Quay, 1080 Brussels

Loving Vincent

Moonlight

Nosferatu

Outbreak! Contagion! The Next Pandemic!

Play

Putin's Way

Rumble - The Indians Who Rocked the World

Stalker

The Way We Talk - Living with a Stutter

United in Anger: A History of ACT UP - The Grassroots Movement to End the AIDS Crisis

Grand Total

Alphabetical Kanopy Licensed Titles

 

Video Title

License through end of month

!Kung Short Films Series (playlist)

September

9 Songs [Uncut]

October

A Man Escaped

October

Adlerian Therapy - With Jon Carlson

September

Albert Ellis on REBT

October

All the Difference - Young African American Men and Their College Experiences

November

Amy - The Tragic Story of Amy Winehouse

May

And Thou Shalt Honor

October

Antibiotics: A Modern Miracle Lost?

September

At the Autumn River Camp, Part 1

February

At the Autumn River Camp, Part 2

February

At the Caribou Crossing Place, Part 2

February

At the Spring Sea Ice Camp, Part 1

February

At the Spring Sea Ice Camp, Part 2

February

Bacteria: Heroes and Villains

September

Bad Rap - The Lives and Careers of Four Asian-American Rappers

February

Beautiful Troublemaker - La Belle Noiseuse

July

Between Two Worlds - The Hmong Shaman

February

Bioterrorism: How Worried Should We Be?

November

Bitter Melons

October

Blush - Barash

February

Brownian Movement

August

Change

October

Chicago

October

Chinese Couplets - A Family's Journey Though Chinese Exclusion

January

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy with Donald Meichenbaum

November

Columbus

February

Coming of Age in Aging America - Exploring the Social Impacts of an Aging Population

September

Connections: The Sociological Perspective

August

Constant Change - The Spread of Language

November

Crazed Fruit

December

Death by China - American Trade Relations with China

November

Digital Disconnect - Fake News, Privacy and Democracy (playlist)

October

Edward Said - The Myth of the 'Clash of Civilizations'

February

Edward Said On Orientalism - "The Orient" Represented in Mass Media

February

Emerging and Reemerging Diseases

November

Ethnic Notions - African American Stereotypes and Prejudice

October

Fast Food Nutrition

August

Fighting Back (1896 - 1917)

March

Fires on the Plain

November

First Person Plural

March

First Steps

September

Flesh-Eating Bacteria and Blood Poisoning

October

Flow - The Global Water Crisis

September

Food-Borne Illness: What’s Your Gut Feeling?

December

Freightened - The Real Price of Shipping

February

Gaysians - Queer Asian-Americans Share Their Stories

March

Gen Silent - Discrimination Against LGBT Seniors (playlist)

April

Global Travel, War, and Natural Disasters

October

Good Time

December

Gook

February

Grey Gardens

February

GTFO: Get the F**k Out - Women in Gaming

November

Gumbo

December

Hard Times (1933–1945)

November

He Said She Said - Gender, Language and Communication with Deborah Tannen

November

Helvetica - Typography, Graphic Design and Global Visual Culture

March

Her Smell

December

High School - Documenting a Philadelphia High School

March

Hip Hop - Beyond Beats and Rhymes (playlist)

October

His Girl Friday

November

Home from the Eastern Sea - The Story of Asian Immigration to America

March

House on Haunted Hill

November

Humor

December

I Am Not Your Negro - James Baldwin and Race in America

October

I Learn America (playlist)

November

Ida B. Wells: A Passion For Justice - The Pioneering African American Journalist & Activist

March

In Whose Honor? - American Indian Mascots in Sports

April

Influenza: Past and Future Threat

December

James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket - The Legendary Author and Civil Rights Activist

April

Jeanne Dielman, 23 Commerce Quay, 1080 Brussels

December

Jigging for Lake Trout

February

Kau Faito'o: Traditional Healers of Tonga

October

Kedi - The Cats of an Ancient City

August

Kehinde Wiley - An Economy of Grace

March

Ken Burns: The Central Park Five

November

Killing Us Softly - Advertising's Image of Women (playlist)

September

Kumu Hina (playlist)

March

Lady Bird

February

Leading Groups with Adolescents

July

Leaving Neverland Part 1

April

Leaving Neverland Part 2

April

Let There Be Words - What is Language?

October

Los Angeles

October

Loss and Desire

October

Loving Vincent

December

Magical Death

May

Malaria and Tuberculosis: Global Killers

October

Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present

March

Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Film - The 1920s (playlist)

February

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise - Biography of an Influential Civil Rights Activist and Poet

September

McQueen - The Life and Career of Fashion Designer Alexander McQueen

May

Meru - Mountain Climbing in the Himalayas

October

Milestones in Infectious Disease History

September

Miss Representation

March

Miss Tibet: Beauty in Exile - A Tibetan Teenager Participates in a Western Style Beauty Pageant

March

Mister Rogers: It's You I Like - A Retrospective of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

August

Moldy Menaces and Fungal Diseases

September

Moonlight

December

More Than a Word - Native American-Based Sports Mascots

November

Mysteries of the Indus Valley

June

No Regrets for our Youth

November

Nosferatu

December

Our Hunter-Gatherer Past

October

Our Spirits Don’t Speak English - Indian Boarding School

November

Outbreak! Contagion! The Next Pandemic!

December

Painted Nails - A Vietnamese Salon Worker Fights for Safe Cosmetics

March

Painters Painting

October

Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis - A Vice Special Report

November

Peace in Our Pockets - Kenyans Using Mobile Phones and SMS to Build Peace and Prevent Violence

May

Place

September

Play

December

Poisoned Lives - Secrets of the Chemical Industry

May

Pride Denied - Homonationalism and the Future of Queer Politics

April

Promises Betrayed (1865 - 1896)

March

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy - With Otto Kernberg

September

Putin's Way

December

Rabbit in the Moon

January

Race - The Power of an Illusion (playlist)

February

Race, Power and American Sports

September

Rashomon

April

Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy for Addictions - With Albert Ellis

November

Reality Therapy - With Robert Wubbolding

November

Red Beard

September

Resilience

March

Respiratory and Brain Infections

October

Rome Open City

March

Rumble - The Indians Who Rocked the World

December

Say My Name - Young Female Hip Hop and R&B Artists

October

Secrets of the Tribe

February

Seven Samurai (playlist)

November

Six Decades of Infectious Disease Challenges

October

Slaying the Dragon - Media Stereotypes of Asian & Asian American Women (playlist)

April

Sound Tracks: Music Without Borders - Music Around the Globe

October

Spirituality

October

Stagecoach

March

Stalker

December

Stalking Seal on the Spring Ice, Part 1

February

Stalking Seal on the Spring Ice, Part 2

February

Stay Out of the Hospital!

October

STDs and Other Infections below the Belt

September

Stories

September

Straightlaced—How Gender's Got Us All Tied Up

October

Stray Dog

November

Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken! - Investigating the Fast-Food Industry

November

Tales of The Night - Les contes de la nuit (playlist)

November

Teach Us All - Segregation and Education in the United States

November

The Bling Ring

October

The Class Divide - Battle to Fix Inequality in Education

October

The Codes of Gender - Identity & Performance in Popular Culture (playlist)

September

The Cows of Dolo Ken Paye - Resolving Conflict Among the Kpelle

May

The Dynamic World of Infectious Disease

August

The Feast

October

The Florida Project

April

The Gates

March

The Grace Lee Project - Deconstructing an Asian-American Stereotype

January

The Great White Hoax - Donald Trump and the Politics of Race and Class in America (playlist)

November

The History of American Language Policy

October

The Immune System: Our Great Protector

November

The Inventor - Out for Blood in Silicon Valley

November

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

July

The Lobster

January

The Loyal 47 Ronin - Chushingura

August

The Mask You Live In

September

The Mean World Syndrome - Media Violence & the Cultivation of Fear

July

The Miseducation of Cameron Post

March

The Nemesis of Mankind: HIV and AIDS

November

The New Medicine

April

The Pervert's Guide To Ideology

November

The Pulitzer at 100 - Celebrating the Pulitzer's Centenary

September

The Seekers - Travelers Looking for Alternative Lifestyles

September

The Seventh Seal

May

The Split Horn - The Life of A Hmong Shaman in America

February

The Sunrise Dance

March

The Way We Talk - Living with a Stutter

December

The Witness

March

The Year We Thought About Love - Behind the Scenes of Queer Youth Theater

November

Thomas Sankara - The Upright Man

March

Tick-Borne Diseases: A Public Health Menace

September

Time

October

Titicut Follies - The Massachusetts State Prison for the Criminally Insane

April

To Be Takei - Actor and Activist, George Takei

April

To Find the Baruya Story - An Anthropologist at Work with a New Guinea Tribe

October

Tongues Untied - Giving a Voice to Black Gay Men

March

Tough Guise 2 - Violence, Manhood & American Culture (playlist)

March

Traditional Life

October

Treasure of the Lisu

October

Truth Be Told: Sociological Investigation

September

Tulia, Texas

May

Umberto D.

September

United in Anger: A History of ACT UP - The Grassroots Movement to End the AIDS Crisis

December

Unseen Enemies - The Deadliest Infectious Diseases in Human History (playlist)

July

Vaccines Save Lives

September

Vancouver

October

Vincent Who? - The Murder of a Chinese-American Man

February

Viruses: Hijackers of Your Body’s Cells

September

Voodoo and the Church in Haiti

April

War Photographer - Photojournalist James Nachtwey

October

Web Junkie - Treatment for Internet Addiction in China

November

Which Germs in Your Daily Life Matter?

September

White Like Me - Race, Racism & White Privilege in America

August

Whores' Glory

February

Wild Women Don't Have the Blues

October

Women are the Change - Overcoming Barriers to Education in Africa

May

Working with PTSD: The Essential Guide, vol.2 - CBT therapy session with client with PTSD

November

Young Lakota - A Native American Leader Fights for Reproductive Rights

March

Zoonosis: Germs Leap from Animals to Humans

October