MIPTV: VOD Channel Eurocinema Launches Online Consumer Platform
Eurocinema.com to offer European fare first in the U.S., then in other countries.
Eurocinema, the North American VOD channel that offers a library of European film titles, has launched an online, on-demand consumer platform, eurocinema.com for the U.S. market, and plans to expand to other countries soon.
“We’re excited about the launch of our online, on demand service that will now allow an entire new audience of cinema fans to enjoy our amazing collection of movies, any time and anywhere at eurocinema.com,” said Eurocinema founder Sebastien Perioche.
To mark the launch, Eurocinema will debut day and date with the world theatrical premiere, online and on TV, of the German/French film Go With Le Flo, which is also an official selection of the upcoming Beijing International Film Festival.
Other titles are Austrian director Ulrich Siedl’s Paradise trilogy, the Danish thriller Terribly Happy and Guiseppe Tornatore’s historical melodrama Baaria.
Eurocinema says it currently offers video on-demand to over 36 million homes on cable and IPTV, including distributors as Comcast, Charter, Cablevision, Verizon, Bresnan and Blue Ridge.