FilmoTV to launch first French SVOD service for Playstation

French subscription video-on-demand service FilmoTV has partnered with multi-screen app firm Dotscreen to launch what they claim is the first French SVOD offering on the Playstation. The app is available for Playstation 3 and 4 consoles as well as on Sony Bravia connected TVs, offering a catalogue of “hundreds of movies” for €9.99 per month. The […]

French VoD providers team up ahead of possible Netflix launch

French subscription video-on-demand services Videofutur and FilmoTV have struck a partnership that will see FilmoTV’s SVoD offering made available through Videofutur’s Netgem-supplied OTT set-top. The move is the latest evidence of a burst of activity in the French digital media space – including Canal+’s creation of a dedicated OTT unit and acquisition of a majority […]

FilmoTV launches cloud-based SVoD

French online subscription video-on-demand service FilmoTV has launched FilmoCloud, a cloud-based TV everywhere version of its service that will allow subscribers to view content on different devices including smart TVs, tablets and smartphones. FilmoCloud will make FilmoTV’s offering available using adaptive streaming technology to improve the quality of the service. FilmoTV is currently available via […]

FilmoTV secures SVOD deal with collecting societies

French video-on-demand service FlmoTV has signed a deal with local collecting societies SACD and ADAGP that will allow it to launch subscription VOD services. The contract guarantees remuneration to works’ authors when content is shown on-demand on FilmoTV’s service. FilmoTV, launched in 2009, is an SVOD service dedicated exclusively to movies, available for €9.99 a […]