Fun Fact

The Folies-Bergere theater in New York began offering air conditioning in the summer of 1911 to lure audiences in to watch films and cool off.

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Karl, Retired Pastor

The West Des Moines Library has empowered retirement days for me in two ways. One, I am able to read extensively in the newspaper and magazine sections. Two, I am able to borrow books to read rather than to purchase and keep in my now limited home library. An added feature is borrowing audiobooks to savor while I drive to visit family in other states. 

 

AVOD World Cinema Collection

eVideo:  World Cinema Collection Streaming Video

The World Cinema Collection from Access Video/Films on Demand provides access to hundreds of independent and foreign films which you can stream from home and on your devices.

Start by going to the World Cinema Collection page. Choose My Films (top right of page), then Create an Account.  Fill in the information to create a free Infobase account, which allows the service to know where you started and stopped and your viewing preferences.

You can search for content, or Browse the Collection and limit using the facets to the right:

 

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