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SWANK Digital Campus streaming films: Find a Film

Streaming films/movies instructors may select for course use.

SWANK Digital Campus database

SWANK Digital Campus provides access to feature films, television series, and documentaries. It allows all GSU faculty to legally distribute streaming films to students for educational purposes. There are no restrictions on the number of faculty who can use the film as part of their course curriculum. Students can view them individually at home or as a group in class. 

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Swank 2021-22

Oops! Our SWANK films licensed for FY21 have expired. There are a few films still active because their one year licenses started later than July 1, 2020.

We are busily working on presenting a new and improved collection of SWANK films and apologize for the inconvenience.

These films are still active:

SWANK Digital Campus Films FY 20-21

The following films are licensed through June 2021.

Title Release Year
12 Angry Men 1957
2001: A Space Odyssey 1968
All the President's Men 1976
Amelie 2001
American Beauty 1999
Apollo 13 1995
Babies 2010
Bamboozled 2000
A Beautiful Mind 2001
The Big Short 2015
The Birds 1963
BlacKkKlansman 2018
Black Panther (request link; not in database) 2018
Blade Runner - The Final Cut 1982
Bonnie and Clyde 1967
Bowling for Columbine 2002
Boyz N the Hood 1991
Brokeback Mountain 2005
The Breakfast Club 1985
Casablanca 1942
Chi-Raq 2015
Chinatown 1974
Citizen Kane 1941
City of God 2002
A Clockwork Orange 1971
The Color Purple 1985
Contagion 2011
Crash 2004
Deep Cover 1992
Do the Right Thing 1989
Double Indemnity 1944
Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 1964
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room 2005
Erin Brockovich 2000
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind 2004
Ex Machina 2015
Fargo 1996
Fed Up 2014
Fences 2016
Food Inc. 2008
Forks Over Knives 2011
Frankenstein 1931
Frida 2002
Fruitvale Station 2013
Full Metal Jacket 1987
Gandhi 1982
Gattaca 1997
Get Out 2017
Gladiator 2000
Glory 1989
The Godfather 1972
Gone With the Wind 1939
Good Night and Good Luck 2005
Good Will Hunting 1997
The Great Gatsby 2013
Groundhog Day 1993
Hamlet 1996
Her 2013
Hotel Rwanda 2004
The Hurt Locker 2008
If Beale Street Could Talk 2019
Inception 2010
An Inconvenient Truth  
Jaws 1975
The King's Speech 2010
La La Land 2016
Lee Daniels' The Butler 2013
Life Is Beautiful 1997
Like Water for Chocolate 1992
Love And Basketball 2000
Malcolm X 1992
The Maltese Falcon 1941
The Matrix 1999
Milk 2008
The Mission 1986
Moneyball 2011
Moonlight 2016
The Motorcycle Diaries 2004
Network 1976
North by Northwest 1959
On the Waterfront 1954
Othello 1995
Pan's Labyrinth 2006
Philadelphia 1993
Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire 2009
Psycho 1960
Pulp Fiction 1994
Queen & Slim 2020
Raging Bull 1980
A Raisin in the Sun 1961
Rear Window 1954
Rebel Without a Cause 1955
Saving Private Ryan 1998
Schindler's List 1993
The Searchers 1956
Selma 2014
The Shawshank Redemption 1994
The Shining 1980
The Silence of the Lambs 1991
Singin' in the Rain 1952
Smoke Signals 1998
The Social Network 2010
Some Like It Hot 1959
Stand and Deliver 1988
A Streetcar Named Desire 1951
Super Size Me 2004
Taxi Driver 1976
Thelma & Louise 1991
To Kill a Mockingbird 1962
The Truman Show 1998
Vertigo 1958
Waiting for "Superman" 2010
West Side Story 1961

Kanopy Films

Following are some films frequently used in Film courses available through the Kanopy database. GSU Username and password required for off-campus access.

Bicycle Thief, The (1948) IN KANOPY (as "Bicycle Thieves")
Breathless IN KANOPY
Cabinet of Dr. Caligari IN KANOPY
The General (1926) IN KANOPY
His Girl Friday IN KANOPY
Jules and Jim IN KANOPY
The Kid (1921) IN KANOPY
M (1931) IN KANOPY
Rashomon IN KANOPY
The Watermelon Woman IN KANOPY

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Thank you to Nara Newcomer from the University of Missouri-Kansas City and Sheila Ouellette from St. Louis Community College for allowing us to reuse the content of their SWANK guides.