MOVIE AND TV STREAMING SITES
Here’s a list of the well known streaming services you might want to use while the cinemas have limitations imposed.
Here’s a couple of lesser known ones.
A Video on Demand platform brought to you by Classic, Lido and Cameo Cinemas in Melbourne and Ritz Cinemas in Sydney. These four family-owned cinemas are all part of Moving Story Entertainment, along with the Jewish International Film Festival (JIFF), the Children’s International Film Festival (CHIFF) and Fantastic Film Festival Australia (FFFA).
At Home allows you to bring the spirit of Classic, Lido, Cameo or Ritz with you to your living room, as you watch movies from our carefully curated collections of films from both local and international distributors. We cover everything from new and recent releases to hidden gems from extensive back catalogues, with some premium content that we’re proud to say is exclusive to this platform.
and yes that's a nod to Monty Python in the name.
A service dedicated to screening the truly hard to find films.
Movies are by individual subscription and can be found at
Australian movie streaming site.
AUSTRALIAN MOVIE GUIDE
Information about great Aussie films worth catching up.
DocPlay is a service from Madman Entertainment, the company responsible for delivering various anime shows to Australia. It was also developed in conjunction with Screen Australia to deliver Aussies – and New Zealanders – a quality documentary streaming service.
Beamafilm enables users to watch movies, films and documentaries via online streaming. You don’t need to download software or install anything. Simply find the film you want to watch, choose your streaming option and kick back on the couch to watch an amazing selection of movies.
A free service for Cairns Library Card holders who also get unlimited access to BEAMAFILM. -
A Sweet Deal.
MUBI - Thanks to Frank for this one,
There’s also the streaming service Mubi (see link below), which has 30 movies at any one time, and adds a new one each day as the oldest drops off. Some of the movies are a bit unusual, but there are some good ones amongst them!
International - Subscription.
With thousands of titles, including exclusive originals, CuriosityStream delivers shows across the full spectrum of the non-fiction genre to demystify science, nature, history, technology, society, lifestyle and more.
ACMI VIRTUAL CINEMATHEQUE FREE & ON-LINE & MUCH MORE:
The Melbourne based Australian Centre for the Moving Image will present a Virtual Cinematheque program with new films weekly.
Art lovers can also find virtual tours of current exhibitions at the Melbourne NGV, more information on this and many other virtual treats in Time In, formerly Time Out. at:
SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE - DIGITAL SEASON.
Tune in weekly from Wednesday to Sunday for archival footage, live broadcasts and premieres.