Film Distribution Goes Social with iPad Application
The role of digital media is getting added prominence in the entertainment markets. To bring transformation in the film distribution business, Go Social LLC announced Saturday the launch of its new Go Social Film Magazine (GSFM) iPad application.
The announcement was made at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Go Social Film Magazine is claimed to be the first iPad magazine to feature international short films and deliver these films in their entirety directly to viewer iPads.
This free iPad application is purpose built to take advantage of the iPad platform to deliver high quality entertainment in a convenient and easy to access format, says the company.[ Also Read: Will Cybergeddon Change the Film Distribution Model? ]
Each month readers will be treated to a variety of short films from filmmakers around the world, and will also be taken behind the scenes to meet the filmmakers and learn about the production of their films through exclusive interviews, unseen footage, and interactive multimedia articles.
According to the company, Go Social Film Magazine’s mission is to seek out talented international filmmakers with unique and compelling short films, and bring them to a global audience via the iPad.[ Also Read: Flipboard Brings Sound Effect to Your Social Magazine ]
“Too often short filmmakers are under recognized and their films don’t get the exposure that they deserve. We’ve created this great cutting edge distribution platform to benefit these filmmakers as well as film lovers,“ said Nadzeya Huselnikava, CEO/ co-founder of GSFM Go Social LLC.
Go Social Film Magazine also includes social media connections for Facebook and Twitter, allowing subscribers to communicate with the featured filmmakers from within the magazine, bringing filmmakers and their fans closer together.
The Go Social Film Magazine App is available for free download in the iTunes Store.