Films / Books
The Library’s collection of over 17,000 titles specialises in early cinema, classics, world cinema, documentaries, experimental films, video art and independent films. It includes rare films exclusive to Close-Up and by independent filmmakers not represented by distributors. Our book catalogue ranges from film theory, criticism and practice to history, biography and reviews.
Our onsite video booth facilitate even further access to our resources for students, lecturers and film enthusiasts alike who do not live near our library or need to browse through films for their research. You can now come at the library and use the video booth from 12 - 10pm every day of the week!
To complement our library, Close-Up's online resource includes the prestigious film journal Vertigo, thousands of entries related to cinema and the moving image ranging from film programmes, texts, videos, and audio documents.