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Streaming Video: Swank Digital Campus

About Swank

The UW Tacoma Library is now licensing popular feature films through Swank Digital Campus. This service enables the integration of streaming video in both in-person and online classes. Digital Campus also supports the creation of lesson plans and embedding titles in course management software.

Access to these Swank videos is made through our Streaming Course Reserves system. The Silverlight Media Player is required to watch videos.

Featured Title

Carol movie poster

Carol (2015)

Carol is a 2015 British-American romantic drama film directed by Todd Haynes. The screenplay written by Phyllis Nagy is based on the groundbreaking romance novel The Price of Salt (also known as Carol) by Patricia Highsmith. The film stars Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson, Jake Lacy and Kyle Chandler. Set in New York City during the early 1950s, Carol tells the story of a forbidden love affair between a young aspiring photographer and an older woman going through a difficult divorce.

For Instructors:

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Titles Licensed from Swank by the UW Libraries

Title Release Year License - Valid To
A Beautiful Mind 2001 9/30/2017
About Schmidt 2002 2/28/2018
Act of Violence 1948 3/31/2018
Billy Elliot 2000 9/30/2018
Cesar Chavez: An American Hero 2014 3/31/2018
Contagion 2011 3/31/2018
Detour 1945 3/31/2018
Devil in a Blue Dress 1995 3/31/2018
Double Indemnity 1944 3/31/2018
Erin Brockovich 2000 3/31/2018
Fed Up 2014 9/30/2017
Food, Inc 2008 9/30/2018
Gilda 1946 3/31/2018
Harold and Maude 1971 3/31/2018
Kiss Me Deadly 1955 3/31/2018
Lorenzo's Oil 1992 3/31/2018
Medium Cool 1969 9/22/2017
Nebraska 2013 9/30/2018
Promised Land 2012 3/31/2018
Rabbit-Proof Fence 2002 9/22/2017
Stranger on the Third Floor 1940 3/31/2018
The Big Heat 1953 3/31/2018
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas 2008 3/31/2018
The China Syndrome 1979 3/31/2018
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly 2007 3/31/2018
The Insider 1999 3/31/2018
The King's Speech 2010 9/30/2018
The Maltese Falcon 1941 3/31/2018
The Night of the Hunter 1955 1/31/2018

Updated 9/22/2017 (sa)