Film & Television Industries - Finding Articles
For some assignments, our Discovery Service will give you enough sources to work with.
Sometimes you may want to try specific databases or journals – perhaps your lecturer has recommended particular resources. This page lists key sources for Film & Television Industries:Click on the button bars below to show/hide suggested resources.
Databases are the most efficient way of locating journal articles on a particular topic. They search hundreds of journals at once:
Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive not in Discovery
Access the full text of popular entertainment industry magazine archives, including New Musical Express, Variety, The Stage and Screen International.
Helps you to find out what articles have been published in journals related to these subjects. Often you can link to the full text of the article too.
Film index international not in Discovery
Helps you to find information such as the director, full cast and crew lists and production information, as well as references to journal articles and reviews for over 125,000 international films.
Tutors may recommend specific journals, for instance, to help you keep up-to-date with industry news and trends. Here are just a few suggestions which you can browse online or in the library.
Includes news and reviews, box office information and industry reports. Best browsed in the library, but can be searched online.
A popular industry journal which includes film reviews, features and commentary, film and television issues, world and classic cinema.
Nexis not in Discovery
Full text of regional and national UK and international newspapers from the 1980s onwards. Useful for reviews and public opinions.