Nearly 15 million UK households will have access to gigabit broadband speeds by the end of 2021, according to plans unveiled by Virgin Media.
StudioCanal has an eclectic range of titles for Q3, ranging from a biographical films about dancer Rudolf Nureyev and soul queen Aretha Franklin to a Mel Gibson action thriller and some must-own catalogue classics. Sam Andrews reports.
The European Commission announced the launch of Lumiere VOD, a new, free directory that lists information about European films and their availability online in VOD services throughout the European Union.
Entertainment One (eOne) and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (UPHE) announced a multi-year, multi-territory deal that will see UPHE distribute eOne’s titles across transactional physical and digital formats.
SVOD uptake is accelerating and in terms of hours viewing per day it will shortly draw level with broadcast TV globally by 2023, according to Rethink Technology Research.