UflyTV’s Robin Olds All American Named 2018 Telly Award Winner
Santa Monica, CA – May 31, 2018
Zone·tv’s™ latest subscription video-on-demand offering, UflyTV, has been awarded the Silver Telly at the 39th Annual Telly Awards. The Telly Awards honors excellence in video and television across all screens and is judged by leaders from video platforms, television and streaming networks, agencies, and production companies including Vice, Vimeo, Hearst Digital Media, and BuzzFeed.
UflyTV, is a high-quality, high-def aviation video network with never-before-seen aviation footage. UflyTV becomes zone·tv’s 31st SVOD channel for video service providers to add to their lineups.
“There is simply nothing else like UflyTV. We are confident operators and their subscribers will love this video destination that champions aviation and American values,” said Jeff Weber, CEO, zone·tv.
Robin Old, All American is a new film documenting the life and career of U.S. Air Force legend, Brigadier General Robin Olds. The documentary was produced for the Fagen Fighters World War II Museum’s Voices of Valor video series. The Voices of Valor project previously received The National Aviation Hall of Fame’s Combs Gates Award, for promoting and/or preserving America’s air and space heritage.
Robin Olds, All American was executive produced by Diane Fagen, co-written and directed by Sleeping Dog’s Jon Tennyson, co-written, narrated and hosted by General Olds daughter, Christina Olds, and produced and edited by Scott Guyette of Sleeping Dog Productions.” The Fagen Museum and Sleeping Dog Productions are pushing the boundaries for video and television innovation and creativity at a time when the industry is rapidly changing” said Sabrina Dridje, Managing Director of the Telly Awards. “This award is a tribute to the talent and vision of the creators.”
Zone·tv, taking a quantum leap forward in television, is the largest provider of SVOD programming to video service providers. On Xfinity X1, the company has launched fitness-focused FitFusion by Jillian Michaels and Touchfit TV by Georges St-Pierre; kid-friendly PlayKids and TumbleBooks TV; science and nature-related Lion Mountain TV and Quark and XiveTV. Zone·tv also produces original, seasonally-focused “pop-up” experiences Santa Tracker and Halloween Countdown.
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