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In a launch issued underneath the identical headline earlier at this time by Liquid Media Group Ltd. (the “Company,” “Liquid Media” or “Liquid”) (Nasdaq: YVR), please be aware that the dateline of the discharge must be VANCOUVER, British Columbia, not VANCOUVER, British Columba as beforehand said. The corrected launch follows:
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Liquid Media Group Ltd. (the “Company,” “Liquid Media” or “Liquid”) (Nasdaq: YVR) is happy to announce the launch of its first blockchain movie streaming with a slate of digital panel shows in the course of the upcoming hybrid 2022 Sundance Film Festival (“Sundance”). Sundance is the most important and most prestigious annual unbiased movie pageant in america.
Hosted by way of the Eluvio-Liquid Media blockchain framework, the unique documentary movie “Angst,” produced by iNDIEFLIX CEO Scilla Andreen and designed to lift consciousness round anxiousness, shall be streamed on-demand for a restricted time by way of Eluvio’s Content material Material and Liquid’s next-generation provide chain, following the pageant. This international screening and NFT occasion will have interaction with international audiences. It is going to additionally present blockchain-based neighborhood entry to Angst’s “Creative Coping Toolkit,” which is designed to open up dialog and supply assets to assist tackle psychological well being challenges in our communities.
To introduce the “Angst” streaming, Liquid is planning to host a digital panel dialog throughout Sundance on January 21, 2022 at 2PM MT. Throughout the panel, Andreen will focus on the documentary and its impression, and clarify the essential contents of the Angst toolkit, which purchasers will entry by way of NFT Tokens.
“Liquid’s blockchain approach and business solution engine are here to disrupt the industry and enhance the way independent creators establish community engagement and bring their content to screens of all sizes and types,” mentioned Ron Thomson, CEO of Liquid Media. “We are especially excited that our screening of ‘Angst’ will showcase the incredible ways that independents can leverage blockchain technology and NFTs to reach new audiences, achieve lower-cost, decentralized distribution, sell merchandise and other special access experiences, and broadcast directly to fans on their own terms.”
In tandem, Liquid will host a panel in partnership with DEADLINE, throughout The Sundance Movie Competition, addressing the way forward for Leisure on the Blockchain, NFTs for the leisure business, and the probabilities this expertise brings to unbiased producers. Key panelists embrace Eluvio founder and CEO Michelle Munson, Greenfish.io Managing Director Tracie Mitchell, iNDIEFLIX founder and CEO Scilla Andreen, and Liquid CEO Ron Thomson.
Thomson continues, “Liquid is delivering a professional approach empowering independents with an entire strategy for leveraging the blockchain to engage with and monetize their global audiences. The Liquid solution has been meticulously constructed to serve the needs of independents. Sundance is a pivotal event for its unveiling, and we are thrilled to be showcasing our cutting-edge blockchain capabilities with Eluvio.”
“We are looking forward to Liquid’s virtual participation during Sundance,” mentioned Joshua Jackson, Chairman of Liquid. “Together, Liquid Media’s family of companies and partners empower diverse communities of independent storytellers by providing solutions to their most common problems, and providing tools for the inception, financing and monetization of great stories across media.”
Liquid’s premiere throughout Sundance follows the Firm’s profitable business unveiling on the 2021 Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition (“TIFF”) the place Liquid hosted a star-studded “Big Splash” TIFF gala, which continues to garner global media coverage. The gala occasion capped off a weekend of TIFF panel shows the place Jackson, Thomson and different members of the Liquid Media household of firms shared their experience on subjects starting from streaming within the new world, financing for independents and harnessing the ability of media for social good.
Eluvio is remodeling the administration, distribution, and economics of premium digital content material. The Eluvio Content material Material is a utility blockchain community for owner-controlled storage, distribution, and monetization of digital content material at scale. It offers stay and file-based content material publishing, transcoding, packaging, sequencing, and dynamic and static distribution, and minting of spinoff NFTs for all ranges of content material experiences. Prospects of Eluvio embrace FOX, MGM Studios, SONY Footage, and others. Eluvio LIVE, powered by the Eluvio Content material Material, offers ticketed streaming occasions and media marketplaces from international artists together with the Black Eyed Peas, Rita Ora, and others. Eluvio is led by Emmy Award-winning technologists, Michelle Munson and Serban Simu, founders and inventors of Aspera, a pioneer in digital video transport expertise that was acquired by IBM, and a core crew of innovators. Primarily based in Berkeley, California, Eluvio has obtained quite a few business awards together with the distinguished 2020 Engineering Excellence Award by the Hollywood Skilled Affiliation. https://live.eluv.io
Greenfish.io is a longtime Eluvio expertise integration associate. Greenfish.io makes use of the Content material Material to construct market main functions and supply enterprise transformation providers for media organisations. This consists of ‘Green Directory’ – a digital identification resolution which allows content material house owners, creatives and repair suppliers to ascertain safe enterprise relationships.
Primarily based in London, UK – Greenfish.io was based by Director – Tracie Mitchell. Tracie has over 25 years’ expertise as a media technologist, defining merchandise, options and working fashions for most of the world’s main media organisations together with Sony, Disney, American Broadcasting Firm, Twofour54, and the BBC.
About Liquid Media’s iNDIEFLIX:
A Liquid Media Group firm, iNDIEFLIX Group Inc. is a world ‘edutainment’ streaming service that creates, promotes and helps social impression movies to create optimistic change on the earth.
Further info is on the market at www.iNDIEFLIX.com
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About Liquid Media Group Ltd.
Liquid Media Group Ltd. (Nasdaq: YVR) is a enterprise options firm empowering unbiased IP creators. Liquid’s end-to-end resolution will allow skilled video (movie/TV and streaming) creation, packaging, financing, supply, and monetization, empowering IP creators to take their skilled content material from inception via your entire course of to monetization.
Further info is on the market at www.LiquidMediaGroup.co.
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