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Draken Film finetunes hybrid streaming model

Gothenburg Film festival’s streaming service Draken Film, has launched a new hybrid concept for streaming and cinemas, designed to boost independent cinema and refresh existing business models.  Following the pandemic, Sweden’s Gothenburg Film festival launched a combined online and cinema festival, using Draken Film on the Magine Pro platform. Draken Film has since gathered data […]

FlixOlé taps Magine Pro for Movistar Plus+ integration

Spanish movie streamer FlixOlé tapped technology outfit Magine Pro to develop its custom set-top box application for distribution on Telefónica-owned Movistar’s pay TV platform. Magine Pro, in collaboration with FlixOlé and Telefónica, developed a custom set-top-box application for use on Movistar’s four million households. Magine Pro has been the technology partner to FlixOlé since its […]

Colombia’s América Play Go taps Magine Pro for streaming service

Colombian OTT provider América Play Go has tapped Swedish end-to-end OTT platform provider Magine Pro to support its new streaming service. The deal, which marks Magine Pro’s debut into the Latam market, will see it support América Play Go, which will deliver content and productions for the Ibero-American market. The operator will deliver video-on-demand content […]

Magine Pro names senior executives

Magine Pro, the company that operates a platform for managed OTT services internationally, has named Robert Olsson as VP, head of engineering and Operations and Fabienne Antonin as head of product. Olsson joined Magine Pro before the summer and previously served as head of R&D, leading the data and asset management domain at Vizrt. He […]

Passionflix renews vows with Magine Pro

Romantic fiction streaming service Passionflix, owned by billionaire Elon Musk’s sister Tosca, has renewed a long-term agreement with platform partner Magine Pro. The new three-year contract will see Passionflix continue to use  Magine Pro’s platform, which has underpinned the service since it first launched. Passionflix’s main concept is to produce and distribute romantic films as […]

Thematic streaming services set to deliver US$2.8bn this year

Thematic subscription streaming services will be generate over US$2.8 billion this year, while global paid OTT video subscriptions are set to reach one billion by the end of 2020, according to a new report released by Magine Pro, with data from Digital TV Europe’s sister research house Omdia. According to the report, OTT numbers will […]

Magine announces trio of appointments

Live and VOD OTT platform provider Magine Pro has announced a trio of new industry-experienced sales hires as it continues its international expansion. The company pivoted to focus on B2B in 2019 and has since further developed its end-to-end OTT platform for content owners, broadcasters and telcos in the mid market tiers. As such, Magine […]

Magine Pro ups Wilkinson to CEO and hires new commercial chief

OTT platform operator Magine Pro has promoted managing director Matthew Wilkinson to CEO, replacing Ambuj Goyal, and has hired ex-Neulion executive Luke Boyle as chief commercial officer. Wilkinson, who is taking over from Goyal as CEO, has a background in Ericsson where he held different management positions in Europe and Australia. Over the past year […]