IndieFlix


IndieFlix brings engaging stories to movie lovers around the world.

  • Robust content: Enjoy over 7,000 high-quality shorts, features, documentaries, classic TV shows and Web series from 85 countries.
  • Film-festival hits: View films from major festivals all over the world, including Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca, and more!
  • The films you want: Sort by language, genre, or film length with easy-to-use filters.
  • Anytime, anywhere access: Watch movies on any Internet-enabled computer, smartphone, or tablet with a web browser! Also available on Roku, Xbox, and Apple TV.

Stream Acorn TV as much as you want, for FREE – anytime, anywhere:

Phone or tablet

  • Download the mobile app, register, and sign in.
  • Once the app is open, select the Menu icon in the upper left-hand corner.
  • Select Entertainment and tap IndieFlix.
  • Tap Access to checkout a 7-day access pass.
  • Acorn TV will open in your mobile browser.

Get it on Google Play

Available at Amazon appstore

Computer / web browser:

  • Go to Des Moines Public Library's RBdigital collection to register or sign in.
  • Once logged in, select the Menu icon in the upper left-hand corner.
  • Choose Entertainment and tap IndieFlix.
  • Tap Access to checkout a 7-day access pass.
  • IndieFlix will open in your browser.

TV

  • Go to Des Moines Public Library's RBdigital collection to register or sign in.
  • Select the Menu icon in the upper left-hand corner.
  • Select Entertainment and tap IndieFlix.
  • Tap Access to checkout a 7-day access pass.
  • Access your supported TV streaming device.
  • Add the IndieFlix channel.
  • Login to IndieFlix with your RBdigital login and password.

You may request support for digital services using our online support form.

Borrowing Policies:

  • You must be a resident of Des Moines or rural Polk County to access IndieFlix.
  • Access to IndieFlix is provided in 7 day licensing increments through the Des Moines Public Library's RBdigital collection.
  • When your license expires, return to RBdigital to check out another. Your viewing history and preferences will be saved.
  • Borrowers may have up to three RBdigital streaming licenses per 7 days. This applies to the following services: AcornTV, The Great Courses, Pongalo, Stingray Qello, & IndieFlix.