Film Distributors

  • AGC Educational Media AGC Educational Media - Distributes video and computer software programming from a number of different producers, geared to all educational levels.A collection of over 3,000 video and CD-ROM titles marketed by the Altschul Group Corporation.
  • Annenberg/CPB Learner.org - Offers educational programming on a variety of subjects on videotape, videodisc and CD-ROM.
  • California Newsreel - Covers subjects in the social sciences and humanities.
  • Cambridge Documentary Films - Offers "films that challenge" on a variety of social issues.
  • The Cinema Guild - Covers all subject areas.
  • Documentary Educational Resources - Covers the areas of anthropology/ethnography, sociology and documentary.
  • Facets - Large distributor of foreign, classic, cult, art, and hard-to-find videos.
  • Fanlight Productions - Offers video programming on health related topics, including mental health, disabilities, gerontology, sexuality and family issues.
  • Filmakers Library - Covers topics in the social sciences and the humanities.
  • Films for the Humanities and Social Sciences - Online catalog of educational media with over 8,500 titles. The site includes reviews and is searchable by keyword, titles, format, and subject.
  • First Run/Icarus Films - Covers topics on the humanities, environmental, political and social issues. This online catalog has a selection of their complete inventory.
  • Kino On-Line - Offers "the best in world cinema"--with features, shorts and documentary films from all countries and periods.
  • Kultur - Presents the performing arts and cultural programming on video, including opera, ballet and classical music. Also has collections on of art, literature, and history programs from PBS, the Discovery Channel, Bravo and the History Channel.
  • Moving images -The "largest distributor of Canadian independent film and video in western Canada"--covering documentary, drama, animation and educational programs.
  • PBS Video - Covers all subject areas.
  • Penn State University Audio Visual Services - Covers the holdings of this major rental institution. Some titles are also available for purchase.
  • University of California at Berkeley - Megasite that links to many video and film distributors.