Watching an arthouse film will not be a problem anymore. Freesat, a satellite TV service, has launched its first application to watch independent and arthouse movies. This new applications is called Curzon Home Cinema and it is also available for Samsung Smart TVs and BT TV.
Although the app is not for free, it allows watching the arthouse films that it offers, and the best of it is that you can watch the same films that are being displayed at the movie theater but in your house.
According to Emma Scott, Freesat’s Managing Director, it is exciting to launch the first application to watch independent films and arthouse films. People will have the opportunity to discover the wonders of arthouse cinema along with enjoying movies made with different purposes. Besides, you do not have to pay for the application, but for the movie you watch.
Some of the movies that Curzon Home Cinema is already offering are:
- Venus in Fur,
- Blue is the Warmest Color,
- Amour, Dancer in the Dark,
- and Secret and Lies,
Most of them have been awarded at the Cannes International Film Festival and at the Academy Awards. The costs of the movies vary, however, they will not be very expensive, allowing movie fans to watch them.