What is an eMovie?
You can watch movies on any internet-enabled computer, smartphone, or tablet with a Web browser.
How to view an eMovie
You can view eMovies online for free as a Merri-bek library member through the following site:
You can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming films instantly.
Up to 10 FREE films can be streamed each month, from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV or Chromecast.
You may be prompted for a username or a library card number when you view an eMovie. This is the number printed on your Merri-bek City Libraries member card, for example, A2000301xxxxxxxB.
The password is your date of birth in 8 numbers, for example, ddmmyyyy.
Beamafilm features hundreds of award-winning documentaries, independent feature films and festival favourites with great Australian content. Be inspired, delighted and entertained while supporting local voices and independent film. There is no limit on the number of films you can view.
To access Beamafilm, you will need to choose Merri-bek City Libraries and enter your library card number. This is the number printed on your Merri-bek City Libraries member card, for example, A2000301xxxxxxxB. You will then need to set up an account with your email address or sign in using Facebook or Google.