BFI Screenonline

Alternative Title: 
Screen online

An online encyclopaedia of British film and television featuring film and television clips from the BFI National Archive, and interviews with film and TV personalities. Clips are supplemented by rich and authoritative contextual material specially commissioned for BFI Screenonline alongside thousands of stills, posters and press books.

Spatial Coverage: 
United Kingdom
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Time Period: 

Archival footage dates back to 1895.


Cast and crew information along with synopsis are included for each entry.


Video footage is streamed as .jsp.

Data Access: 

Access is through the University of Edinburgh network either on campus or off campus via the VPN service.