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Mercury Media and Re:Fine set up Prism

A new digital platform delivery service is being launched from London-based distributor Mercury Media International and digital content processing facility Re:Fine. Prism will be a one stop shop for documentary producers to deliver films to pay-per-view digital platforms, such as iTunes, Blinkbox, Amazon VOD and Joiningthedots.tv, and is set to launch in January 2011. Prism will charge a fixed fee, depending on the number of platforms, and Mercury will charge a small royalty against net proceeds.
November 4, 2010

A new digital platform delivery service is being launched from London-based distributor Mercury Media International and digital content processing facility Re:Fine. Prism will be a one stop shop for documentary producers to deliver films to pay-per-view digital platforms, such as iTunes, Blinkbox, Amazon VOD and Joiningthedots.tv, and is set to launch in January 2011. Prism will charge a fixed fee, depending on the number of platforms, and Mercury will charge a small royalty against net proceeds.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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