JMU Libraries now offers Film Indexes Online for your research needs. This research database brings together Film Index International and AFI Catalog together in one site. Search them together for convenience, or separately for more advanced searching.
Film Index International is a filmography that gives fully international coverage of around 118,000 films and 685,000 film personalities from over 170 countries. Its rich content also includes coverage of international film awards and prizes as well as searchable plot summaries and full cast and crew lists. References to film journals are also cited in many film and person records, allowing you to extend your research.
AFI Catalog, compiled by specialist researchers at the AFI, is the premier resource for American films providing a detailed view of American feature films produced during the last century. Providing an unmatched level of detail, full production and cast information as well as extensive plot summaries and notes are included to give you the full picture. The ultimate national filmography, AFI Catalog documents around 46,000 American films from 1893-1958 and 1961-1970.