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Diversity in the Stacks: Bollywood and Hindi-language Cinema

Posted on by Charles Cobine
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Learn about some of the films and popular Hindi film directors that you will find in the Penn Libraries collection.

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Diversity in the stacks

Diversity in the Stacks: LGBTQ+ Lives on Screen

Posted on by Charles Cobine
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Penn Libraries has been collecting film and media that focuses on LGBTQ+ issues, gender and sexuality for several decades. This collection—which ranges from narrative, documentary, and experimental films to mainstream television series—has grown in recent years to comprise a significant part of the Libraries’ film catalog.

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Film Platform: Relevant and Critically Acclaimed Documentary Films

Posted on by Charles Cobine
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The Penn Libraries is pleased to announce that the Penn community now has access to the documentary film streaming platform, Film Platform. Film Platform is a collection of social, political, and cultural documentaries, including award-winning documentary films and recent favorites from film festivals.

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