MCL M&M FILM GUIDE
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences -Find quick information concerning the "Oscars" past and present using the Academy Awards Database
All Movie Guide -This complete movie database has numerous browse features. Using the "Quick Browse" your choices include genre, country, and time period
American Film Institute -See what films AFI has selected as their top 100
FilmSite.org -A great resource for "Tops" lists and award information. ***BEWARE THIS SITE USES POP-UP ADVERTISING***
FilmFestivals.com -Good general festival finder. For NYC & NJ events click
here Internet Movie Database -One of the best places to look for cinema information and short biographies of film personnel
National Film Registry -"The National Film Preservation Foundation (NFPF) is the nonprofit organization created by the U.S. Congress to help save America's film heritage.”
They Shoot Pictures Don't They -Try the list of "1,0000 Greatest" compiled from top lists of critics around the world
Videoeta -Quick reference source for finding out when your favorite film will be released on DVD
Asian Film Connection -Focuses on the films of China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan
British Film Institute -In addition to being a valuable film resource BFI features Screenonline which presents the film and TV history of Great Britain
Bollywood Movie Database -Although the information is not authoritative, this web site is a useful starting point in searching for films of India
CINEUROPA -Covers European cinema 2001 to present. Feature films searchable by year, title, participants and country.
German Films -“National information and advisory center for the promotion of German films worldwide”.Use the film archive to browse by title.
Kino International -A great commercial tool for finding international film available on vhs or dvd. Use the catalog to view country of origin, synopsis, and other bibliographic information.
Korean Film -Includes reviews, biographies and a bibliography of books pertaining to Korean film
Masters of Cinema -Resource for world cinema. Contains reviews, articles, dvd releases and news events
Based on a Book -Created by the Mid-Continent public library, a listing of books and short stories developed into films
Black Film Center -Supplied by Indian university "The Black Film Center/Archive is a repository of films and related materials by and about African Americans". Black Film Research Online -Produced by the University of Chicago "launched in June 2002, is consistently updated to offer a comprehensive and annotated guide to the many Internet, academic, collector, and general-interest and featuring material on Black cinema"
Cinema: How are Hollywood Films Made -Basic online tutorial provided by Annenberg Media. Touches on screenwriting, directing, producing, acting, editing
Disney Archive -Find out all the facts about your favorite Disney character or film
Glossary of Film Terms -Clean and easy to use created by Joel Schlemowitz in conjunction with the New School's Film production department
Inventing Entertainment -A Library of Congress Online collection
Librarians in the Movies -Created by Martin Raish in association with the David O. McKay Library, Brigham Young University
Medieval History in the Movies -Created by Paul Halsall of Fordham University. Also includes and Ancient History in the Movies
Modern History in the Movies Origins of American Animation -Library of Congress online collection
Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive -Extensive database containing multiple search options. Holdings include silent era to present day visual material.
War & War Era Movies -The library of University of California, Berkeley present this great filmography of war films
Who's Who of Victorian Cinema -Authoritative histories and biographies of this specific facet of early cinema history
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Laurence H. Ross
Music & Media 6 January 2009 Morris County (NJ) Library