A creative network for the motion picture industry. Directors, writers, producers, actors, cinematographers, and more all in one place. Manage a professional identity with profiles tailored to the motion picture industry. Unlimited portfolio media streaming, private messaging, collaboration and general networking makes easier than ever to find new collaborators and your next gig.
A ground up custom social networking and media streaming platform for movie professionals. A large project that required carful engineering planning and well defined deadlines to reach a variety of business and technical milestones.
Mainstream social networks don't provide the specialized features needed for this community. Out of the box social network platforms also didn't meet this goal. Building from scratch is an undertaking, but one that gives maximum control to achieve the necessary vision of the project.
When you're entire user base is primary goals is showcasing their roles in movies, the video streaming demands quickly become extra demanding in both feature depth and overall scale.
Users need a simple interface to manage a variety of career oriented content. Additionally there is a large administrator role to the system as a whole, which also needs it's own robust means to manage content and user issues throughout the site.
Premium features available through an upgraded membership. Velociraster created a very user friendly payment system to allow users to upgrade and downgrade their plans with ease.
Let Velociraster handle every aspect of a project, or have us collaborate with your team, we work well either way. Cinimaker has a wondefully talented in-house designer who prepared and modified designs along the way, and worked closely with the project manager on our end and engineering team.
With such a detailed social platform, ecommerce requirements, external data integrations, and role based infrastructure, API development was a crucial part of the core engineering architecture.