The film festival that will take place from Septermber 25 to October 4 will employ blockchain technologies thus introducing a new approach to the event of this kind. Partnering with a blockchain company MovieBloc, a film festival will be organized online, which is a great solution under the condition of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The audience will be able to vote for the films they liked with tokens. There will also be opportunity to earn rewards for the services offered for to the festival. If the person can make the subtitles in foreign languages, for instance, his assistance is highly appreciated.
The Gyeonggi Film School hosting the festival hope that many other cultural events will follow the pattern.
The initiatives undertaken by the companies of South Korea in response to new challenges entailed by the pandemic deserve the praise. Such efforts are made in different industries, even the tourism sector that suffered most from the consequences of COVID-19. It’s enough to mention the anti-CODID blockchain app that should be necessarily installed by all people who visit Jeju island, a popular hotspot for travelers.