Magnolia Pictures teams with Local Now
July 12, 2022
Magnolia Pictures, an independent theatrical and home entertainment distributors in the US, and its sister company Spotlight Cinema Networks, have announced its partnership with Allen Media Group’s Local Now – the free streaming service for local news and entertainment in America. Through this new partnership, the duo’s CineLife linear channel is now available to Local Now viewers for free.
CineLife programming available on Local Now includes the very best of independent cinema, including award-winning documentaries and critically acclaimed genre titles from Magnolia Pictures’ extensive library. Local Now viewers have access to a specially curated assortment of engaging films that include award-winning names, both behind and in front of the camera. Viewers can enjoy titles like the BAFTA and Academy Award nominated documentary RBG, rocking music documentary We Are X, trailblazing LGBT narrative Tangerine, and the moving BAFTA Award winner I Am Not Your Negro. Additional titles streaming on the new CineLife channel on Local Now include Centurion, Europa Report, Whose Streets?, The Wave and more.
Local Now provides localised news, weather, sports, traffic, and entertainment, produced by various leading news organisations, in more than 225 markets across the US. It offers more than 420 free streaming channels, including a Local Now channel in every DMA in the country, as well as more than 14,000 movies, TV shows, and documentaries. The Local Now app is available on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Xfinity, Vizio, Samsung, Android and iOS devices.