Criterion-on-Demand is an online digital delivery feature film platform intended to provide easy access to educationally relevant feature films used in Canadian Higher Education Institutions. 

Features of the product include:

A dedicated post-secondary bilingual website that offers title information, search capabilities, lists new releases and accepts title requests

More than 1600 English titles

More than 1300 French titles

Approximately 135 foreign language films with English subtitles

More than 100 documentary features

Subtitles and/or Closed Captioned when available

IP-authenticated off-campus access for educational use

Unlimited 24-7 access

High quality media files


Access Notes

Important Details: 

If you are using IE11 in Windows 7, 8 or 8.1, you may be required to install the Microsoft Silverlight Plugin. This is not required if you are accessing Criterion-on-Demand in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, or IE11 in Windows 10. You can find links to download the Microsoft Silverlight Plugin in the Technical Support page found in the navigation banner of any page.

Authorized Users: 

Carleton students, faculty and staff
Content last reviewed: November 2, 2020