BFI Player

BFI Player launches on Apple TV in UK

The British Film Institute’s s subscription streaming service, BFI Player, is now available to UK customers through Apple TV channels on the Apple TV app across iPhone, iPad, Apple TV and select Samsung smart TVs. Customers can subscribe directly to the service on the Apple TV app for £4.99 per month. Subscribers to BFI Player through Apple TV channels can […]

BFI launches classic British cinema app on Roku in the US

The BFI has launched a version of its BFI Player SVOD platform on Roku in the US. The BFI Player Classics platform offers 140 of ‘the best quintessentially British films’ to viewers for a fee of US$5.99 (€5.35) per month. Classic titles on offer include Brighton Rock, The Wicker Man, and The Man Who Fell […]

Ostmodern launches Skylark video delivery platform

Video-on-demand (VOD) specialist Ostmodern has launched its end-to-end video delivery platform and content management system, Skylark. The platform is designed to act as an all-in-one VOD solution for broadcasters and content owners, and already powers the British Film Institiute’s BFI Player offering and News Corp’s Asian football highlights service BallBall. “The launch of Skylark represents […]

BFI launches subscription VoD service

The British Film Institute (BFI) has launched a new subscription video-on-demand offering, featuring a curated selection of “classic and critically-acclaimed films”. BFI Player+ will offer hundreds of film titles and will cost £4.99 (€6.97) per month, with no fixed contract. The BFI said that service was shaped through user feedback and aims to celebrate “the […]

BFI launches Player VOD site

The British Film Institute is set to make hundreds of films available online with the launch of the new BFI Player next week.  The online platform, which has been optimised for the web and tablets, is due to go live nationwide in the UK on October 9 and will offer content on a free and […]