PVN is proud to be part of the following organizations and initiatives:
PVN Movie Channels
The PVN Movie Channels (channels 11 and 22) present 30-40 films every month, 24 hours a day. Monthly line-ups feature something for all tastes: recently-released blockbusters, foreign language films, Hollywood classics, fine arts/performance videos, avant-garde cinema, and informational/historical documentaries. The PVN Movie Channels also air movies supplementing academic curricula; if you are a Penn instructor, office, or group who would like to use the PVN Movie Channels to support your class or event, visit the Academic Support Films page.
Resident Select: PVN Movie Channels On-Demand
New in 2012, PVN is proud to offer the Resident Select service from Residence Life Cinema. Resident Select allows Penn users to stream to their computer (using a web browser and PennNet wired or wireless connection) many of the PVN Movie Channel titles available for the month. (Due to licensing restrictions, not all PVN Movie Channel titles will be available for streaming on Resident Select.)
How Resident Select works
Open up your favorite browser and enter this URL: http://pvn01.net.isc.upenn.edu/
After a brief licensing redirect, you’ll be taken to the movie listing page for the current month. Click on the movie title you want, and it will pop up in the top frame. Use the controller bar at the bottom of that frame to play, stop, pause, rewind, or fast forward through the movie. (You can also view titles full screen, using the control button in the bottom right of that frame.)
What's playing now?
Click on the links below to view the PVN Movie Channels (11 and 22) schedule and description documents for that month.
Monthly titles for the PVN Movie Channels are reserved approximately six weeks in advance of the air month; e.g., January movies are reserved around November 15. To make a specific reservation request for a class or event, please visit our Academic Support Films page.