BFI partners with UK cinemas to serve regional audiences during lockdown

Published on Apr 09, 2020

BFI partners with UK cinemas to serve regional audiences during lockdown

Streaming platform BFI Player to offer curated selections from six venues.

The BFI is providing UK regional cinemas with a home on its streaming platform in a bid to help venues connect with audiences during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Six venues across England and Scotland have been granted dedicated homepages on BFI Player and the ability to curate content on the platform to serve regional cinemagoers at a time when every theatre in the UK has been closed in a bid to stem the spread of coronavirus.

The cinemas, which all lead regional hubs as part of the BFI Film Audience Network,

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