BigFlix, a video content service from Reliance Entertainment, announced a partnership with VAS content and enterprise messaging solutions firm Unisys Infosolutions for online streaming of over 200 full-length feature films and music videos.
BigFlix moved from DVD rental business last November to move to online streaming of Video on Demand. It had launched BigFlix plus an online VoD service that allows the user to watch movies by paying a monthly subscription fee.
Commenting on the new partnership, Shreyash Sigtia, business head, Big Flicks Pvt.Ltd said, "This association is extremely vital for us as it will provide aid in reaching out to masses effectively."
As per a company statement, a mixed catalogue of Bollywood films, old and new, including All The Best, London Dreams, Blue, Action Replay, Knock Out, Rann, LSD and evergreen hits from BR Production which include Dhund, Waqt, The Burning Train among others has been prepared by Unisys for this partnership.
Also,regional content from popular movies in Bhojpuri, Tamil, Telugu,Malayalam, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada and Marathi and over 5000 music videos in more than 15 languages, including Hindi will be featured.
"Through this collaboration, we expect to continue playing an essential role in facilitating movie and music producers in increasing the reach of their content to a wider audience," said Shelley Chaudhury, founder and managing director, Unisys Infosolutions. Unisys Infosolutions is a Karnal-based telecom VAS enterprise.
Earlier, BigFlix had tied up with UTV Motion Pictures under a licence deal wherein more than 45 UTV movie titles were made available to BigFlix plus subscribers. Under the deal, users could view movies like Jodhaa Akbar, Wake Up Sid, Raajneeti, I Hate Luv Storys, No One Killed Jessica, Dev D and Udaan in ad-free model across devices such as desktop, Tablets, smartphones and connected TVs.