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HBO Docs to Stream on Kanopy in U.S. & Canada


The streaming platform Kanopy has secured a licensing agreement with HBO Documentary Films that includes 43 docs to add to its service in the U.S. and Canada.

Now available for free to members of Kanopy’s partnered educational institutions across the U.S. and Canada, the collection features films such as King in the Wilderness, Gloria: In Her Own Words, the Academy Award-nominated Traffic Stop, The Final Year and others. Kanopy is a free-to-user entertainment streaming platform available through library and university partners nationwide.

“Acquiring such rich titles from HBO supports our continued effort to appeal to our audience’s wide range of needs and interests,” said Kanopy Founder and CEO Olivia Humphrey. “Students and faculty at our partnered academic institutions now have access to riveting documentaries, allowing them to further expand their knowledge and love for thought-provoking content.”

About Kristin Brzoznowski

Kristin Brzoznowski is the executive editor of World Screen. She can be reached at kbrzoznowski@worldscreen.com.


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