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Recent activities

  • Monday, 19th February 16:00 h Showcase at the Creative Europe Day, moderated by Wendy Mitchell
  • Tuesday, 20th February: 09:30h – 11:00h at the Mirror Tent opposite of Martin-Gropius-Bau.
    The European Cinema & VOD Initiative proudly presents ‘Sustainable ways for arthouse cinemas in the digital world’. Enjoy a keynote from cinema owners and marketing experts and learn about fascinating possibilities within the digital market.
  • November 24 – 26 2017 – Europa Cinemas Conference. A presentation of the European Cinema & VOD initiative Cinema meets VOD by Josephine Letang (La Toile) and Anke van Diejen and Noortje van de Sande (Picl).
  • May 21st 2017 – Cinema Goes Video On Demand @Cannes International Film Festival
    A presentation of the European Cinema & VOD initiative: online streaming for cinemas in Germany (Kino on Demand), France (La Toile) and the Netherlands (Picl)
  • 13th February 2017 – Presentation and kick-off event @European Film Market (EFM) Online-Streaming for Cinemas in Germany, France and the Netherlands

ECVI (European Cinema & VOD initiative) is connecting cinemas and VOD across Europe. Our objective is to find a larger and more diverse audience for European arthouse films and documentaries by offering these films both off- and online at THE most natural, strong and trusted platform existing for these films: the independent cinema. ECVI is an initative by Kino on Demand (Germany), La Toile (France) and Picl (the Netherlands).

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    Very succesful 1st year of Picl
    3rd April 2018
    The first year of Picl is a fact! We...
    Picl
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    Cinema meets VOD at Europa Cinemas Conference
    29th November 2017
    Joséphine Létang, Anke van Diejen and Noortje van de...
    Picl
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    18 cinemas to join Picl in The Netherlands
    10th November 2017
    18 of the most important independent cinemas in the...
    Picl
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    Funding by Creative Europe Media
    4th September 2017
    We are proud and happy to announce that ECVI...
    Kino on Demand
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    ECVI at the Distribution Day in Karlovy Vary
    4th July 2017
    Philipp Hoffmann founder and managing director of Rushlake Media...
    Kino on Demand
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    More cinemas join Picl
    3rd July 2017
    Cinemas De Verkadefabriek in Den Bosch, Filmtheater Alkmaar and Cinema...
    Picl
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    Innovation Survey Europa Cinemas
    6th June 2017
    Very interesting read, this Innovation Survey, written by Michael...
    Picl
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    Showcase: Cinema goes VOD at Cannes
    22nd May 2017
    At the Cannes International Film Festival all ECVI members...
    Picl
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    Picl launches new cinema trailer
    15th May 2017
    We are very pround to present our new trailer....
    Picl