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Cinema Studies: Research Guide

Basic resources for searching for scholarly information in all areas of cinema.

Louisa Trott

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Louisa Trott
Hodges Library
1015 Volunteer Blvd
TN 37996
Subjects: Cinema Studies, Theatre

Finding Articles


Finding Reviews

There are many online resources for finding film reviews.  The following online sources are good starting points.  In addition, there are resources in the print collection of Hodges Library in the PN1993 call number section. 

  • European Film Treasures - repository of information on films including some streamed videos
  • Lantern The free search platform of Media History Digital Library. Search over 2,772,417 pages of digitized books and magazines from the histories of film, broadcasting, and recorded sound.
  • MetaCritic - commercial online resource for film reviews
  • Women Film Pioneer Project - excellent site on this topic from Columbia University

Finding Films

Web Based Resources