This BBC program explores the history of chaos theory.
Explores the iconic woodblock print of Hokusai and the its influence on world art.
Explores the real-world influences on Tolkien's development of the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit.
A National Geographic program that looks at the impact of stress on the human body.
Films from UH Libraries
Use the UH Voyager Catalog to locate films in the KCC Library and at UH Manoa. Use the TYPE: box to highlight "Videorecording/DVD" and type your keywords or title in the search box.
Kanopy Film Trial
Kanopy is a video streaming solution for colleges offering a "Netflix-like" user experience and a broad selection of over 26,000 documentaries, feature films and training videos from thousands of producers. Touching on all topics, featured producers in Kanopy's collection include Criterion Collection, PBS, HBO, The Video Project, New Day Films, The Great Courses, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, First Run Features, BBC, and many more. Films can be watched from anywhere, anytime by all staff and students.
Ethnographic Video Online
This streaming video collection offers 267 online films featuring indigenous peoples of the Pacific.
Check out some of the films featuring Hawaii:
A BBC documentary focusing on the current race to save those stricken with the virus, and to prevent a world-wide pandemic.
A 27 minute documentary exploring the controversial practice of injecting water and chemicals underground to extract gas and oil by shattering rock.
Examines the potential for a global crisis over agricultural resources, related to global warming, fish stock depletion, and biofuel development.
Are we really in control of our own thoughts? This film explores the influence of mass media and advertising on our perceptions.