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Movies On Kanopy

Silent Films on Kanopy / various

Explore some of the earliest surviving films from the Silent Era available on Kanopy.  With Kanopy, you may check out 16 titles a month with your library card.  Look for the Kanopy app on your smart tv.

Metropolis (1927)
Perhaps the most famous and influential of all silent films, METROPOLIS had for 75 years been seen only in shortened or truncated versions….

 
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folklore / Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift’s new album, folklore, is now available for free from hoopla digital.  Download the hoopla app, sign up for an account with your library card, and have a listen.

A review from Emily, BTPL staff:

folklore, Taylor Swift (2020)

Perfectly titled to reflect its traditional instrumentation and pocketfuls of narrative vignettes,…

 
Notes

Notes on a conditional form / The 1975

Fresh content from one of England’s most unique and innovative bands, NOACF combines The 1975’s signature thoughtful style with internet-heavy cultural commentary. This is the band’s lengthiest album, offering multiple meandering electric interludes intermixed with sensitive, clever lyrical content that explores our interconnected world both on and offline. Be warned that this is a disjoined and bizarre musical journey, but open minds (and fans of the band) will find something strange to enjoy over the course of the album….

 
World Cinema On Kanopy

World Cinema on Kanopy

Find these and other great world films on Kanopy.  Download the app on your smart tv to start watching.

Biutiful–Samuel Goldwyn Film (2010)
This is the story of Uxbal, a man living in this world, but able to see his death, which guides his every move. Nominated for two Academy Awards.

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Tokyo!…

 
Bad Samaritan

Bad Samaritan

Bad Samaritan (2018): It’s not often that robbery can be justified, but when a struggling artist breaks into the house of a wealthy businessman to score a few bucks, the would-be robber discovers a kidnapped woman in desperate need of help. All efforts to rescue her, however, are thwarted by the homeowner–who is not only twisted but vengeful,…