Contains Movie Streaming Hosted on the Eluvio Content material Material with Group NFTs
In a launch issued below the identical headline earlier at present by Liquid Media Group Ltd. (the “Firm,” “Liquid Media” or “Liquid”) (Nasdaq: YVR), please word that the dateline of the discharge must be VANCOUVER, British Columbia, not VANCOUVER, British Columba as beforehand acknowledged. The corrected launch follows:
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Liquid Media Group Ltd. (the “Firm,” “Liquid Media” or “Liquid”) (Nasdaq: YVR) is happy to announce the launch of its first blockchain movie streaming with a slate of digital panel shows through the upcoming hybrid 2022 Sundance Film Festival (“Sundance”). Sundance is the most important and most prestigious annual unbiased movie pageant in the USA.
Hosted through the Eluvio-Liquid Media blockchain framework, the unique documentary movie “Angst,” produced by iNDIEFLIX CEO Scilla Andreen and designed to boost consciousness round anxiousness, will likely be streamed on-demand for a restricted time through Eluvio’s Content material Material and Liquid’s next-generation provide chain, following the pageant. This international screening and NFT occasion will interact with international audiences. It’ll additionally present blockchain-based group entry to Angst’s “Artistic Coping Toolkit,” which is designed to open up dialog and supply sources to assist tackle psychological well being challenges in our communities.
To introduce the “Angst” streaming, Liquid is planning to host a digital panel dialog throughout Sundance on January 21, 2022 at 2PM MT. Through the panel, Andreen will talk about the documentary and its impression, and clarify the necessary contents of the Angst toolkit, which purchasers will entry through NFT Tokens.
“Liquid’s blockchain method and enterprise resolution engine are right here to disrupt the trade and improve the best way unbiased creators set up group engagement and produce their content material to screens of all sizes and kinds,” mentioned Ron Thomson, CEO of Liquid Media. “We’re particularly excited that our screening of ‘Angst’ will showcase the unimaginable ways in which independents can leverage blockchain know-how and NFTs to achieve new audiences, obtain lower-cost, decentralized distribution, promote merchandise and different particular entry experiences, and broadcast on to followers on their very own phrases.”
In tandem, Liquid will host a panel in partnership with DEADLINE, throughout The Sundance Movie Competition, addressing the way forward for Leisure on the Blockchain, NFTs for the leisure trade, and the probabilities this know-how brings to unbiased producers. Key panelists embody Eluvio founder and CEO Michelle Munson, Greenfish.io Managing Director Tracie Mitchell, iNDIEFLIX founder and CEO Scilla Andreen, and Liquid CEO Ron Thomson.
Thomson continues, “Liquid is delivering knowledgeable method empowering independents with a whole technique for leveraging the blockchain to have interaction with and monetize their international audiences. The Liquid resolution has been meticulously constructed to serve the wants of independents. Sundance is a pivotal occasion for its unveiling, and we’re thrilled to be showcasing our cutting-edge blockchain capabilities with Eluvio.”
“We’re trying ahead to Liquid’s digital participation throughout Sundance,” mentioned Joshua Jackson, Chairman of Liquid. “Collectively, Liquid Media’s household of firms and companions empower various communities of unbiased storytellers by offering options to their commonest issues, and offering instruments for the inception, financing and monetization of nice tales throughout media.”
Liquid’s premiere throughout Sundance follows the Firm’s profitable trade unveiling on the 2021 Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition (“TIFF”) the place Liquid hosted a star-studded “Huge Splash” TIFF gala, which continues to garner global media coverage. The gala occasion capped off a weekend of TIFF panel shows the place Jackson, Thomson and different members of the Liquid Media household of firms shared their experience on matters starting from streaming within the new world, financing for independents and harnessing the facility of media for social good.
Eluvio is remodeling the administration, distribution, and economics of premium digital content material. The Eluvio Content material Material is a utility blockchain community for owner-controlled storage, distribution, and monetization of digital content material at scale. It supplies dwell and file-based content material publishing, transcoding, packaging, sequencing, and dynamic and static distribution, and minting of by-product NFTs for all ranges of content material experiences. Prospects of Eluvio embody FOX, MGM Studios, SONY Photos, and others. Eluvio LIVE, powered by the Eluvio Content material Material, supplies ticketed streaming occasions and media marketplaces from international artists together with the Black Eyed Peas, Rita Ora, and others. Eluvio is led by Emmy Award-winning technologists, Michelle Munson and Serban Simu, founders and inventors of Aspera, a pioneer in digital video transport know-how that was acquired by IBM, and a core staff of innovators. Based mostly in Berkeley, California, Eluvio has obtained quite a few trade awards together with the distinguished 2020 Engineering Excellence Award by the Hollywood Skilled Affiliation. https://live.eluv.io
Greenfish.io is a longtime Eluvio know-how integration associate. Greenfish.io makes use of the Content material Material to construct market main functions and supply enterprise transformation companies for media organisations. This contains ‘Inexperienced Listing’ – a digital identification resolution which allows content material homeowners, creatives and repair suppliers to ascertain safe enterprise relationships.
Based mostly in London, UK – Greenfish.io was based by Director – Tracie Mitchell. Tracie has over 25 years’ expertise as a media technologist, defining merchandise, options and working fashions for lots of the world’s main media organisations together with Sony, Disney, American Broadcasting Firm, Twofour54, and the BBC.
About Liquid Media’s iNDIEFLIX:
A Liquid Media Group firm, iNDIEFLIX Group Inc. is a worldwide ‘edutainment’ streaming service that creates, promotes and helps social impression movies to create optimistic change on the planet.
About Liquid Media Group Ltd.
Liquid Media Group Ltd. (Nasdaq: YVR) is a enterprise options firm empowering unbiased IP creators. Liquid’s end-to-end resolution will allow skilled video (movie/TV and streaming) creation, packaging, financing, supply, and monetization, empowering IP creators to take their skilled content material from inception by way of the whole course of to monetization.
Extra data is accessible at www.LiquidMediaGroup.co.
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