67 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • March 6, 2023

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has recently added 67 new films to its collection. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus). 

Surviving the Mount St. Helens Disaster

Combining eyewitness accounts with rarely seen images, this show reveals the unfolding apocalypse — from the first moments of the volcanic blast to the 12-mile-high ash plume and the lethal mudflows that raged down the mountain. 

Are Primary Elections Ruining Democracy?: A Debate

Though primary elections may seem integral to the U.S. political system, they are in fact relatively new, arising in the early 20th century to wrest power from political party bosses and place it in the hands of the people. Of course, much has changed in the last hundred years.

Say Hey, Willie Mays!

This documentary follows Mays’ life both on and off the field over five decades as he navigated the American sports landscape and the country’s ever-evolving cultural backdrop, all while helping to define what it means to be one of America’s first Black sports superstars.