Documentaries, Dramas and More

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Discover a whole new world of movies with Kanopy, Burlington County Library System’s video streaming service. Available free with your BCLS library card, the collection features more than 30,000 titles particularly strong in independent film, world cinema, classics and documentaries.

Browse Kanopy to find everything from contemporary documentaries like The National Parks by Ken Burns, to classic dramas such as All Quiet on the Western Front and cult favorites like Donnie Darko. There are more than 400 movies from the Criterion Collection’s deep catalog of international classics featuring directors such as Orson Welles, Charlie Chaplin, and Federico Fellini. There are also more than 700 PBS documentaries, including instructional videos such as The Great Courses.

Get started by exploring any of the categories below and access Kanopy from any compatible video streaming device, including Roku. You are sure to find something that opens your eyes to a wider world of cinema!



About Kanopy

  • Stream up to five films a month
  • Select from 30,000 titles with 400 new releases every month
  • View documentaries and independent films from The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, Women Make Movies and more
  • Also available on iOS, Android and Roku