193 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • October 6, 2023

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has added 193 films to its collection in September. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus). 

Crossroads: Local Newspaper

Over the past few decades, more than 2,000 newspapers across the country have closed, leaving many communities without a reliable source of local information. This film looks at a community in Texas that recently lost its newspaper.

The Busing Battleground

The Busing Battleground illuminates the volatile effort to end school segregation in 1974, and the decades-long struggle for educational equity that preceded the crisis.

Disappearing Pharmacies

The supply chain that brings pharmaceutical drugs from the factory to the pharmacy is long, complex and unclear. This film reports on many small or independent pharmacies that complain that this system also hurts them.