MUBI’s CEO Efe Cakarel says the year ahead will see the subscription VOD market become increasingly congested but there will remain plenty of room for specialist services. Christopher Barrett reports.
Next Monday (January 21) will see the launch of Mega Movie Week, a category-wide initiative to drive engagement with digital retailers that will target new and lapsed home entertainment consumers.
Netflix is aggressively ramping up global productions, particularly in Europe and Asia according to Ampere Analysis.
Curated film-streaming service MUBI announced a 50-title catalogue deal, including Debra Granick’s Winter’s Bone (pictured), with Curzon Artificial Eye (CAE) to run in the UK over the next year.
WarnerMedia announced that President of TBS and TNT and Chief Creative Officer for Turner Entertainment Kevin Reilly will head its new SVOD service, which is set to launch late next year.