Movies and TV

Movies and TV

Watch movies and TV shows online, borrow DVDs or read about your favourite films, directors, and actors.

Take your pick from over 10,000 films - action movies, indie documentaries, or binge-worthy dramas. Stream them for free.

Kiri and Lou at the Library: Sat 10 June-Sun 22 October

Kiri and Lou at the Library is an exhibition exploring the world of feelings, childhood emotions, friendship and stop-motion animation.

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Find your favourite genre

Books on screen

Books adapted into movies and TV shows, and movies and TV shows adapted from books.

Books and magazines

Movies and TV for tamariki

Movies and TV for tamariki

Just for Kids

Thousands of videos & interactive games - Sesame St, The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss, Franklin the Turtle, Berenstain Bears, & Arthur.

Story Box Library

The best place for children to watch celebrated stories read aloud by our favourite storytellers. It's storytime, anytime!

Kanopy Kids

Kanopy Kids is a collection of movies and shows for kids.

New Zealand movies and TV

New Zealand movies and television in the catalogue

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Canterbury Stories: Local film

Heritage images of Cantabrians behind and in front of the camera.
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