Desktop Access: You must use the browsers Firefox or Chrome to access this resource. After you land on the Audio Cine page, click the blue Streaming button on the left, then the Login IP button on the next page. This will lead to the Streaming Server where you can search for and view films.
Mobile Access: Audio Cine films can be viewed on Android devices (NOT Apple at this time) using the Swank Media Player app. First, install the Swank Media Player app on your device. Second, select an Audio Cine film in your browser. When you play the film it will automatically open in the Swank Media Player app.
This collection features stunning film adaptations of classic and contemporary plays from Sophocles and Shakespeare, to Oscar Wilde, Henrik Ibsen, August Strindberg, Bernard Shaw and contemporary writers, Michael Frayn and Joe Penhall.
Dalhousie University's license with NFB permits Public Performance Rights (and classroom streaming)of the films on the NFB website. National Film Board of Canada’s online Screening Room features more than 2000 films, excerpts, trailers and interactive works which are freely available to the public for individual viewing.
Opera in Video will contain 250 of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent the world’s best performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work’s importance to the operatic canon. The collection presents an overview of the most commonly studied operas in music history, opera literature, and performance classes. Multiple performances and stagings worldwide of the major operas allow for analysis of stage design, vocal techniques, roles, and musical interpretation across time periods, opera houses, and conductors.
The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (Amsterdam) makes videos of live performances and master classes freely available to the public. The database can be searched by title, composer, conductor, or soloist.