A&E Television Network
Official online store of A&E, Biography, and the History Channel.
ABC News Store
Search, locate, and purchase videotapes as well as printed transcripts of
various ABC NEWS programs.
The core of the collection is from the BBC, public broadcasting,
HBO and assorted independent producers. The titles range from the BBC Shakespeare Plays,
Public TV's Legacy to Discovery's Connection series. For students from middle school to
Videos on Israel and Judaism; special interest videos on art and women's
American Mathematical Society
Videos of the featured speakers presenting current work in their fields
of expertise. The lectures are expository in nature and provide an in-depth look at
important trends and active areas in the mathematical sciences.
A unit of The Annenberg Foundation, located at the offices of the Corporation
for Public Broadcasting. Funds and distributes multimedia resources for teachers to help them improve
their own teaching practice and understanding of their subject, especially for K-12 levels.
Aquarius Health Care Videos
Health care videos that "help people to help themselves",
programs that share people's stories.
Arab Film Distribution
Distributes documentary films with the "Arab point of
BBC America Shop
Distributors in the United States
of the popular films and television programs produced by BBC.
Educational programs on ecology, energy, agriculture, indigenous peoples,
women's studies, genetics, marine biology, sustainable development, community
regeneration, economics, ethics, conflict resolution, developing countries, globalization,
changing gender roles, and human rights. Styles range from animation to drama and from
personal essay to investigative documentary.
CAAM: Center for
Asian American Media
Distributes works by and about
Asians and Asian Pacific Americans, since 1986, to educational
institutions, libraries, community organizations, government agencies,
film and art centers, and television.
Distributors of cutting edge social
interest documentaries on pressing national and international issues.
Currently a leading resource center for the study of race and diversity,
African American life and history and African feature films and
Educational videos about advertising's image of women, domestic
violence, trauma, rape, alcohol advertising, eating disorders, self
esteem, media literacy, homophobia, the labor movement, gender roles,
career counseling, nuclear war, reproductive health hazards, the women's
health movement, gay and lesbian parenting and other social issues.
Educational videos, interactive CD-ROMs for Junior-Senior High School,
Vocational/Technical, and Adult Education educators. Concentration on life skills,
guidance and career exploration.
Programs aired on Canada's educational channel.
Nursing and Allied Health videos.
Includes some "Early Childhood Education and Psychology/Developmental
Art education resources for elementary, secondary, and college.
C-Span Video Library
Videos on US Government, Law, Politicians, etc. The C-SPAN Archives
records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical,
educational, research, and archival uses.
Specializing in psychology, childhood development, early childhood and
primary education, and lifespan/aging.
Distributors of videos for educational, business, or community groups.
Includes short films and documentaries and films from independent
filmmakers and major production companies.
Videos and DVDs of programs from the
Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Military Store, and Science
Videos and DVDs produced for the
classroom, mostly K12, in the subjects of science, social studies, math,
language arts, health, foreign languages, and fine arts. These are not
programs aired on the Discovery Network.
Documentary Educational Resources
Produce, distribute and promote
quality ethnographic and documentary films from around the world by
DocuSeek.com: Film & Video
Site for independent documentary and instructional media, films and
videos on social issues. Allows you to simultaneously search several leading film
distributors' complete collections available. Links to distributors such as Bullfrog
Films, Fanlight, New Day, Frameline, Women Make Movies, Direct Cinema
Limited, New Day Films, and First Run/Icarus Filsm.
Educational Video Center (EVC)
Documentaries by youths focusing on
youths on issues such as media and youth culture, gun violence, race
relations and environmental pollution.
Video Group Online
Producer of curriculum-based video for classes in speech, social, and
Educational Video Network
Curriculum based educational videos for junior highs, high schools, and
universities. Offices are located in Huntsville, Texas, near Sam Houston State University.
Includes learning objectives and study questions.
One of the nations largest distributors of foreign, classic, cult,
art, and hard-to-find videos.
Specializes in healthcare, mental health, professional ethics, aging and
gerontology, disabilities, the workplace, and gender and family issues.
Collection of award-winning documentary films and videos primarily for
Films for the Humanities & Sciences
"The ultimate resource for educational media."
Educational videos, DVD, and CD's for K-12.
First Run Films
Independent, documentary and foreign films since 1979. A reputation
for its controversial catalog of daring independent fiction and
Forward In Time
Educational documentaries for
colleges, many produced by parent company Parallel Lines.
GPN Educational Media
Partners closely with organizations
such as the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics and the National
Science Teachers Association—as well as with teachers and state
departments of education—to produce teacher's guides and other
easy-to-use classroom materials that advance curriculum
objectives. Most titles are produced for K-12, and some for
High Plains Films
Non-profit organization specializing in environmental,
wildlife, and natural resource issues.
Human Relations Media
One of the leading K-12 publishers
of supplemental educational products in the United States specializing
in video-based programs in a variety of subject areas including Health,
Drug Education, Career Education, Science, Math and Language Arts.
Includes titles for the college level.
Documentaries for the social sciences. Includes links to scholarly
reviews of films and closed captioned titles.
For educators and health
professionals. Programs addressing childbirth, prenatal care,
labor & delivery, teen pregnancy & prevention, breastfeeding, new baby
care, postpartum, parenting, child abuse prevention, nutrition & safety,
and staff training.
Provider of educational videos and software to universities, colleges,
high schools and vocational programs. Over 900 producers ranging from domestic and
international broadcast companies to individual filmmakers, university media departments
and trade associations. Offerings includes over 9,000 titles.
International Historic Films
Military, political, and social
history films of the 20th century, mostly war stuff.
founded in 1975 by a group of feminist filmmakers to produce and
distribute films that creatively address social and cultural issues.
Film distributor of foreign and
classic films that are now regarded as masterpieces of world cinema to
the United States.
Specializes in Jewish/Israeli music and videos.
L & S Video (Lands Video)
Feature the lives and work of
some of the most important American artists.
Distributors of educational videos for kindergarten to college.
Instruction videos and DVDs for over 50 world languages.
Library Video Company
Distributor of educational video,
CD-ROM, audiobook and DVD to schools and public libraries nationwide.
The company stocks over 17,000 titles covering a diverse range of topics
for all ages and grade levels. Includes Schlessinger Video Productions.
Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins
Leading publisher in all areas of medicine, nursing and allied health.
Educational and cultural video
production and distribution in the arts, humanities, languages, science
Specializing in nursing
education, home health care, patient education, and the dental health
team. Offers online previews.
Media Education Foundation
Produces and distributes
documentary films and other educational resources to inspire critical
reflection on the social, political, and cultural impact of American
mass media especially as it related to children.
Skill-based educational media ideal
for instructors dedicated to the health and service industries.
Distributors of titles in video and DVD from National Geographic,
The History Channel, A&E Biography Channel, and NOVA.
Resource for thousands of different titles in every imaginable category,
including classics from the past, musicals, foreign films, "B" westerns, movie
serials, TV shows, and hard to find movies for serious collectors. Includes Oscar Awards
A Seattle non-profit production company producing documentaries that
encourage peace, human rights, global justice, and protection for the
Multicultural Books & Videos
Media materials in all of the major and many minor languages of the world.
Distributers of videos and DVDs in foreign languages from countries of Europe, the
Middle East, Africa, South and Central America.
Mystic Fire Video
Focus on the mystical and mythical, wild art and anthropology.
National Education Video
Provides continuing education videos for nurses and health care assistants throughout the USA, as
well as patient information resources
National Film Board of Canada
The NFB's mandate is to produce and distribute distinctive, culturally diverse,
challenging and relevant audiovisual works that provide Canada and the world
with a unique Canadian perspective.
Carries more than 90 plays on
DVD, many of them from the Kultur Films catalog and the Broadway Theatre
Books, music, DVDs, and videos available for purchase from PBS.
PBS Shop for Teachers
Videos for teachers, educators, and libraries priced for public
viewing. Not always listed at the general PBS site.
PBS New York Station.
PBS/WGBH Boston Video
Publishers of many PBS programs.
Penn State Media Sales
Exclusive, historic educational
titles contributed by post secondary institutions, individual academic
professionals and commercial distributors. Includes a fine collection of
rare films ranging in subject matter from anthropological and primate
study research to psychological and medical research documentaries.
Phoenix Learning Group
Educational media. Includes Phoenix Film &
Video, BFA Educational Media, and Coronet/MTI Films.
Distributes films and videos,
both narrative and documentary, which offer a progressive perspective,
promote human rights and are created to advance social justice,
multiracial equality and environmental sustainability.
Public Media, Inc.
Educational tapes for public or private elementary and secondary schools,
colleges or universities for classroom instruction only. Many foreign language titles
Distributor of short films and videos produced primarily for the
higher educational market. Includes a special Health Care Catalog.
Specializes in the development,
organization, and distribution of historical and educational movie
compilations in digital media formats. Rare film footage from the early
RUSCICO: Russian Cinema
World distributor of a collection of the best Soviet and Russian
feature, documentary and animated films, as well as of film versions of
the best ballet, opera and theatre productions. Restored and remastered
in a DVD format.
Specializing in Rocky Mountain subjects, winter driving safety,
avalanches, avalanche beacons, and skiing and snowmobiling safety.
Vocational and technical education
videos for high schools, vocational and technical schools and colleges,
community colleges, and adult education. Topics include engineering,
construction, safety, transportation , production, electronics and
electricity, communications, manufacturing, and metal technology. Also
provides programs on career exploration, job search, and guidance in
finding jobs in these areas.
Biology videos and DVDs.
Distribute DVD’s, video’s, books (fiction & non-fiction)in English &
Spanish or other languages.
Educational media for middle
school, high school, and college on basic and general skills for all
Seminars and consulting firm for diversity training.
SubCine: Independent Latino Film & Video
An artist-run and artist-owned collective of Latino issue film and video
Sunbursts & Teachers Media (was Video) Company
Specializing in educational videos, posters, and software for K-12.
Terra Nova Films
Produces and distributes videos dealing exclusively with aging related
The University of Maryland Video Press
Produces and distributes video programs for professionals and students in the
fields of geriatric health care, pediatrics and education.
Instructional DVDs/videos on skills development, test preparation, and academic course
review featuring real teaching by real teachers combining expert instruction, colorful computer graphics, and
state-of-the-art technology, using a step-by-step approach.
Distributor Database (Media Resources Center of UC Berkeley)
Last updated 2006. Addresses, phone/fax numbers, website links of distributors and vendors.
Searchable categories are: Documentary, educational, performance video
distributors/producers; Studio producers/distributors of theatrical/feature films;
Distributors and wholesalers of theatrical/feature films; Used/out of distribution video
A major distributor for the productions of national environmental
organizations such as the National Wildlife Federation, Marine Mammal Fund, League of
Women Voters, Union of Concerned Scientist and Zero Population Growth, among others, and
independent filmmakers worldwide.
Visual Learning Company
Sciences for the classroom.
William Greaves Productions
Leading Black documentary filmmaker.
Source for Lesbian and Gay programming on video and DVD.
Women Make Movies
Women Make Movies is a multicultural, multiracial, non-profit media arts
organization which facilitates the production, promotion, distribution and exhibition of
independent films and videotapes by and about women.
World of Reading
Specializes in Foreign language and ESL materials.
Yash Raj Films
Distributes films in the US produced in India.
Distributors of foreign and independent feature
films and documentaries, mostly from film festivals.