Multimedia Knowledge and Social Media Analytics Laboratory

ThessFest iPhone app

Multimedia Group has released ThessFest, the official iPhone application for the 14th Thessaloniki Documentary Fetival. The application is available for free on iTunes.

ThessFest first version offers the following features:

   -  Browse the updated Film Festival schedule by category and date.
   -  Search movies by keyword.
   -  See details of Festival movies and directors.
   -  Easily create and update your own screening schedule.
   -  Get directions on how to reach the Festival venues.
   -  Easily rate, tweet and comment movies.
   -  See real-time ratings, comments and tweets made by other users for each movie.
   -  Follow the Festival tweet stream.

Future versions will incorporate innovative technologies developed by SocialSensor, including real-time Festival-focused topic and trend monitoring, recommendations for points of interest and activities around the festival venues, link and discuss with like-minded Festival visitors,and 3D browsing of the Festival premises.