Film / Online

How to Cite a Film in Chicago/Turabian (Download the Printer Friendly PDF)

Original Film

Motion picture; a movie

Structure: Title. Directed by First M. Last and First M. Last. Performed by First M. Last. Location: Distributor, Year Released. Media Type.

Film Front Cover

Film Back Cover

Citation: Little Miss Sunshine. Directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris. Australia: Fox Searchlight, 2006. DVD.
Film via Website

Citing a film found on a website

Structure: Title. Directed by First M. Last. Location: Distributor, Year Released. Accessed Month Date, Year. URL.

Film

Date accessed: Only include there is no publication date

Note: When citing sources reproduced online from their original versions, it is not necessary to include online information such as the website publisher or the date of electronic publication.
Citation: What’s Eating Gilbert Grape. Directed by Lasse Hallstrom. Paramount, 1993. http://www.hulu.com.
Video Clip Published Directly Online

Citing a video clip hosted on a website

Structure: Title. Directed by First M. Last. Produced by First M. Last. Month Date, Year Released. Accessed Month Date, Year. URL.

Website

Date accessed: Only include there is no publication date

Note: Because this video clip is only hosted on but not created by Youtube, it is not necessary to have include the website publisher or the date of electronic publication.
Citation: Watermelon Baby. Produced by CrazyLaughAction. July 19, 2010. http://www.youtube.com.
Video Published Directly Online

Citing a video hosted on a website

Structure: Title. Directed by First M. Last. Produced by First M. Last. Month Date, Year Released. Accessed Month Date, Year. URL.

Website

Date accessed: Only include there is no publication date

Citation: Every Single California Gurls Parody. Directed by CH Staff. Produced by Connected Ventures. July 22, 2010. http://www.youtube.com.

 

 

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