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Public message Authorized for current COTR students, faculty and staff only.
Full description Criterion Pictures has developed an online digital delivery feature film platform.  The goal is to provide easy access to educationally relevant feature films used in Canadian Higher Education institutions.  Features more than 1500 English titles and over 1100 French titles.  Approximately 135 foreign language films with English subtitles.  Offers streaming options.
Resource type Streaming video
Simultaneous users Unlimited

Content owners such as movie studios require Criterion-on-Demand to deliver content securely. This security helps prevent illegal usage and piracy.
Criterion-on-Demand uses DRM that requires Silverlight in Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Safari web browsers. If you are using Google Chrome Silverlight is NOT required.

Troubleshooting tips can be found on this guide.

Mobile devices All movies available on Criterion-on-Demand Digital Rights Management (DRM) for playback. Unfortunately, Apple’s IOS, Google’s Android, and Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 operating systems do not officially support DRM – therefore Criterion on Demand will not work on a mobile device.
Allows electronic reserves No
E-reserves notes You may NOT post or upload an electronic copy.  Create a link to the item instead.
Allows course packs No
Course pack notes Material from this resource may NOT be used to assemble a print course pack.  Create a link to the item instead.
Allows interlibrary loan No