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Explore films from around the world: everything from award-winning current cinema to silent classics to animated shorts and documentaries.


Watch 1,150 movies free online - Classics, Comedy, Drama, Thrillers, Noir, and more.
3,000+ Films Streaming Free Online from the National Film Board of Canada - Showcases stories about the environment, human rights, international conflict, the arts, and more.
The Criterion Collection has lifted the paywall to allow free streaming of a selection of films by Black directors or featuring Black actors.
Tubi - The largest library of free Spanish-language premium movies and TV shows. Everything from blockbuster hits to Oscar-winning films are freely available. Searchable, all genres.
Cinematheque Francaise - Founded in 1936, this French organization holds one of the largest archives of film documents and film-related objects in the world. Most of the films are in French, however, the offerings include many that are dubbed or silent.
Japanese Animated Film Classics - Site devoted to celebrating and sharing Japanese Animated Films.
Retina Latina - Freely available Latin American cinema for those living in Latin American and the Caribbean. About 8% of the available films can be viewed from anywhere.
Classic Chinese Films Online (with English Subtitles) - Films from the 1920s-1940s.
The National Film Registry of the Library of Congress - Movies deemed "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant" and earmarked for preservation by the Library of Congress. They are not selected as the "best" American films of all time, but rather as works of enduring importance.
National Film Preservation Foundation - Historically and culturally significant documentaries, silent-era films, newsreels, avant-garde works, independent films, and other films that would be in danger of being lost to history without NFPF preservation efforts.
Prelinger Film Archives - A truly catch-all collection of over 6,000 films: everything from home movies to feature films presenting and preserving a wide-angle look at film history and the cultural history it captures.
66 Oscar Winners and Nominees: Animated Shorts - Brilliant animated short films.