Prime Video joins the British Association for Screen Entertainment and DEGI: The Digital Entertainment Group International

Today, with immediate effect, Prime Video becomes the newest hybrid member of the British Association for Screen Entertainment (BASE) & DEGI: The Digital Entertainment Group International. They join the thriving community of BASE and DEGI, and the eighty-five-plus organisations united in their pursuit of growth and success for Home Entertainment in the UK and Internationally. Prime Video delivers an […]

Universal Pictures, Warner Bros. Discovery, Paramount Pictures, Netflix, and MUBI win big at annual UK Home Entertainment Awards

UK industry awards rewards more organisations than ever The British Association for Screen Entertainment hosted 600 industry friends and colleagues at the 43rd annual BASE Awards at Camden’s Roundhouse last night. A total of 37 awards were presented across the night, celebrating the commercial and creative achievements of a sector that was worth £4.43bn in the UK last […]

Geoblocking: Industry efforts continue to maintain commercial freedom

Charlotte Lund-Thomsen explores the industry efforts to maintain commercial freedom to use geoblocking tools Territorial exclusivity plays a key role in the film and television industry’s ability to raise the necessary funding to produce ambitious content and ensure the best possible marketing and distribution of such content to domestic markets as well as abroad. This […]

Piracy: A Problem Shared (Webinar)

An overview of the current infringement landscape & whole society solution to champion the importance of copyright BASE Insights is a leading source of behavioural understanding and have been used to educate the sector on the impacts of copyright infringement for many years. Webinars like this are one part of our yearlong activity to help […]

BB Media & DEGI present: International Digital Entertainment – the Platforms and the Players

This report is the latest in a series of publications by DEG International and BASE to aid our member’s shared understanding of the global entertainment landscape and the consumer behaviours and business models driving it. Drawing on in-depth data from eight different countries, it outlines the industry’s evolution, penetration and value in different markets, as […]

2023 DEG Roadshow: 10 Key Takeaways from the National Film and Television School Students

Students from the National Film and Television School joined us on May 11th for the annual DEG Roadshow. The Marketing, Distribution, Sales & Exhibition (MDSE) students kindly shared their top ten takeaways from the London leg of the Roadshow. Return of Cinema Theatrical is poised for a big return in 2023. Jeremy Enos (SVP, WW […]

DEGI’s week-long Mega Movie Week promotion in Germany achieves + 350% transaction growth

Second iteration of the Mega Movie Week campaign is more successful than ever London, 15th May: According to figures released this week by Digital Entertainment Group International (DEGI), Mega Movie Week 2023 in Germany achieved an outstanding uplift on the previous week across all participating EST (+349%) and TVOD (+109%) titles. The industry-wide campaign, driven […]