The world’s finest cinema – free


Tired of TV? Why not give Kanopy a go.

Kanopy is a free streaming service available to all City of Joondalup library card holders. Access 30,000+ movies, TV and docos on your TV, PC, tablet or smart-phone. Stream the worlds finest movies: classics, new releases, independent, comedy, horror, short film, drama and documentaries. Kanopy also hosts a range of educational videos on health, media, business, art and science.

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Kids only

Kids have their own content controlled platform. Set parental controls so your children can explore and view safe and appropriate content. Enjoy unlimited TV classics: Play School, Barbar and Skippy; Story Time; animated movies or popular movies such as Paper Planes.

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Getting started

If you’re not a library card holder, you can join online and get instant access to digital content. Kanopy is accessible on any internet enabled device using most web-browsers. Mobile devices have apps to maximise ease of browsing and use.

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Kanopy offer closed captions in English (or another language if available) on most titles. You will also have the option to change the appearance of the closed captions to provide you with a caption viewing experience that will best suit your needs. Also, English subtitles will be available for all non-English titles.