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Curzon receive BAFTA

Curzon to receive BAFTA award

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced that Curzon and Curzon Home Cinema will receive the award for Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema BAFTA at the EE British Academy Film Awards on Sunday 12 February at the Royal Albert Hall in London.

The Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema award is presented annually in honour of Michael Balcon, the British film producer known for his work with Ealing Studios. Previous recipients include Mike Leigh, Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jarman, Mary Selway, Ridley and Tony Scott, Working Title Films, Lewis Gilbert, the Harry Potter series of films, John Hurt, Peter Greenaway, Tessa Ross and BBC Films. Angels Costumes received the award last year.

The award recognises Curzon’s contribution through its cinemas, distribution label, and video-on-demand platform Curzon Home Cinema.

Easel TV is proud to be an important part in the development, design and continual evolution of the Curzon Home Cinema platform and look forward to this partnership continuing over the coming years.

Click here to read the full BAFTA announcement.

Phil Mordecai of Curzon Home Cinema

Curzon Home Cinema win Content Innovation Award 2016

Curzon Home Cinema wins in 2016 with the Content Innovations Award for the OTT TV Initiative of the Year using Easel TV’s OTT VOD platform, Suggested TV.

Suggested TV is Easel TV’s end-to-end OTT VOD platform, enabling content owners to set up their own multi-screen OTT VOD service, easily and cost effectively.

Content Innovations Awards 2015

Easel TV wins Cloud TV Initiative of the year

Easel TV added another award to our meeting room shelf by picking up the Cloud TV Initiative of the year award at the Content Innovation Awards 2015 in Cannes. We are of course very proud to have again beaten the great BBC iPlayer with our Curzon Home Cinema app.

The Curzon Home Cinema service is powered by Suggested TV, Easel TV’s end-to-end OTT VOD platform, enabling content owners to set up their own multi-screen OTT VOD service, easily and cost effectively.

Curzon Home Cinema launches on Virgin Media TiVo

Curzon Home Cinema launches on Virgin Media TiVo

Curzon Home Cinema’s independent cinema app designed and developed by Easel TV has launched on Virgin Media’s TiVo.

David Bouchier, Chief Digital Entertainment Officer at Virgin Media said: “We’re delighted to bring Curzon Home Cinema’s films and curated selections to our customers across the country. We’re passionate about keeping people entertained with an ever-increasing movie offering which is why TiVo is the perfect home for Curzon’s app.”

Phil Mordecai, Director of Curzon Home Cinema said: “We are extremely excited to be bringing 80 years of cinema expertise to Virgin Media TiVo customers, who can now enjoy a Curzon Cinema experience in the comfort of their own home.”

The service is based on Easel TV’s Suggested TV platform and also delivers a virtual cinema experience on Mac, PC, iOS, Samsung Smart TV, Amazon Fire TV and Freesat Freetime.

Curzon Home Cinema on Amazon Fire TV

Easel TV has launched the Curzon Home Cinema service on Amazon Fire TV. Curzon Home Cinema is now available on Virgin Media TiVo, Samsung Smart TV, Freesat Freetime TV services.

Curzon Home Cinema is powered by Suggested TV, Easel TV’s end-to-end OTT VOD platform, enabling content owners to set up their own multi-screen OTT VOD service, easily and cost effectively.

Curzon App wins award

The Curzon Home Cinema app won “Connected Content Service of the Year” at Connected Consumer Awards 2015. This is the second time Easel TV’s Suggested TV platform has be awarded by Connected Consumer.