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Film and Video Collections

The film and video collections of the Pratt Institute Libraries encompass DVDs, BluRays, VHS tapes, 16mm films and streaming video subscriptions. Physical media circulates and can be viewed on the Lower Level of the Library.

This Week's Theme

Each week, we feature items from our collections which correspond to a theme chosen by our staff!

The library will be closed from Thursday, December 23- Monday, January 3rd. We'll be celebrating the winter weather, and hope you will be too!

Winter Weather on Streaming

It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

Frank Capra's classic stars Oscar nominee James Stewart as George Bailey, a decent small-town banker who learns what life would have been like if he'd never been born after he unwittingly becomes involved in a mistaken case of bank fraud, which threatens his spirit and tests his will to live until a wise angel compels him to see how his presence has made an incredible impact on the people of Bedford Falls.

Fargo (1996)

The Coen brothers' sly drama about a policewoman who's trying to determine how several murders and a kidnapping are linked to an unassuming car salesman.

The Thing (1982)

Americans at a base in Antarctica are terrorized by an otherworldly creature that can shapeshift into the form of anything it kills.

Winter Weather on DVD