Blockchain-Based
Decentralized

Film Distribution
Platform
MoviesChain by TVzavr is the world’s first blockchain-based, secure, and failure-resistant platform that directly brings together film viewers and independent cinema.
A revolution in the distribution of independent films, MoviesChain by TVzavr decentralizes and disintermediates the global independent film distribution industry, delivering unmatched efficiency, transparency and global scalability.
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MoviesChain by
TVzavr solutions

MoviesChain by TVzavr’s blockchain-based technology and platform solves multiple challenges faced by the independent film industry (with an annual distribution market of $20 billon):
Independent Film Producers Compete for Revenue
  • Approximately 50% of the revenue goes to middleman distributors
  • Financing is scarce
  • Losses due to copyright infringement and piracy
Viewers Lack Access to Choices of Content
  • The market is dominated by Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and others
  • No access to original content outside of main streaming conglomerates
Advertising losses
  • Advertisers are not assured of what content they are actually paying for
  • Markets are affected by bogus websites and bots that commit fraud
  • Poor targeting of market demographics, limiting viewers of advertisements

MoviesChain by
TVzavr Ecosystem

Our platform addresses all of the aforementioned market inefficiencies by completely decentralizing and disintermediating the independent film distribution industry.
MoviesChain by TVzavr’s streaming platform gives independent film producers the ability to rent or sell their projects to a global audience. Unlike other platforms, MoviesChain by TVzavr allows independent film producers to keep up to 90% of their profits.

ZVR Token

ZVR Token is a one-of-a-kind blockchain-based cryptocurrency designed to deliver exclusive access to movies produced by independent film producers. ZVR Token is further designed to overcome inefficiencies in the independent film distribution industry by serving as a means of exchange on the MoviesChain by TVzavr platform. ZVR tokens will allow rental or purchase of video content on the MoviesChain by TVzavr platform, allowing everyone access to quality content. At its core, MoviesChain by TVzavr embedded, immutable, and transparent accounting practices, as well as attractive pricing, will restore trust and confidence to creators of original content, thereby securing artistic freedom of expression.

About MoviesChain
by TVzavr

  • Established in 2009, we are a leading Russian video-on-demand company.
  • In 2010, we received $15 million in venture capital funding to establish a strong team of 70 specialists.
  • In 2017, we had 30 million users watching videos on our platform every month.
  • In 2017, we earned $10 million in revenue.
  • MoviesChain by TVzavr is powered by our unique content delivery network system and the Akamai network on 50 servers worldwide.
  • MoviesChain by TVzavr’s entertainment content is cryptographically protected by our own unique data rights management system, which has AES-128 standard at its core.
  • Since 2010, our content is available worldwide on Smart TV, Smartphones, and set-top-boxes.
  • Our advertising clients are the world’s biggest corporations including those on the Fortune 500 list.

The product is ready! Our frontend system has been functional since 2010, and our backend system will be ready by the time we close our Token Sale. The funds from the Token Sale will be used for marketing and purchase of video content.

Timeline

Team

Alexander Pavlov
CEO
Alexander came to TVzavr in 2015 as its Technical Director. He has experience working at a number of leading IT companies, notably Cloud Mechanics. He has nearly 30 years of experience in information technology, including big data analysis, payment applications, advisory services, and blockchain technology. He earned a bachelor's degree (1983), master's degree (1985), and doctoral degree (1989) in Electrical Engineering at the St. Petersburg State University of Communications. He currently manages TVzavr Development, a participant in the Skolkovo Technopark.
Varvara Davydova
Head of Business Development
Varvara joined TVzavr in 2015 as the Director of Business Development. In 2016, she was promoted to her current role. She has been working in advertising since 2007. Before joining TVzavr, she had been working for leading Russian internet projects, such as Rambler and Afisha. She holds Bachelor and Masters’ degrees in Journalism and Advertising from the Russian Humanitarian University.
Olesya Teplova
Head of PR Department
Olesya Teplova is well experienced specialist in International Digital PR. During 13 years she has been realizing tons of successful large scaled international PR campaigns. Graduated from Moscow’s State University of Lomonosov, degree of journalist, and International Business Academy, achieved Mini MBA, since 2015 Olesya works as PR Director at international VoD company TVzavr. Since 2017 she is in charge of MoviesChain by TVzavr project PR in Russia, corporate communications in Russia. Olesya’s a number of international PR awards: Russian Media Manager, Silver Archer USA, Among best corporate communications & corporate relations directors «TOP-COMM 2016», «TOP-COM 2017» in Russia.
Elena Khlebnikova
Content Director
Elena Khlebnikova came to TVzavr in 2015 as its Content Director. She has worked in this area since 2009. Before coming to TVzavr, Elena worked at Megalabs (Megafon), Lepolis Production, and Cinema without Frontiers. She holds a degree in Economic Analysis from State Management University. She is on the Expert Council of Ministries for Culture and Cinematography.
Angelika Kristeva
Head of International Communications
Graduated with excellence from People Friendship’s University of Russia, international relationships degree, Angelika started her career at Olympic Committee Sochi2014 where she was in charge of Transport Department PR and GR. After successful 2014 Winter Sochi Olympics and Paralympics held, she won a grant and moved to get Master Degree in Business Marketing and Communications at University of Valencia, Spain. Experienced in International Communication she worked in International Company EMS and realized a number of succeeded PR-cases, including Digital Start-up Campaigns. She was one of founders of Association of Congress Center of Valencia and in 2015 got award of Business Development of Valencia, Spain. During last two years Angelika worked as Marketing & Communications Head in Swiss Company Breitling in Russia. Since autumn 2017 she joined international VoD TVzavr Team and is in charge of MoviesChain by TVzavr project at International level.
Sergey Klimentov
IT Developer
Sergey is a seasoned IT professional, with 12 years’ experience in the industry. He is well versed in C++ (Qt, MFC libraries) as well as in Blockchain networks. He holds Bachelor and Master’s degrees in Physics from Moscow State University.
Eugene Rybakov
Lead Software Developer
Eugene joined TVzavr in 2015 as Lead Software Developer. He has nine years of industry experience. He is proficient in multiple computer languages, such JS-vanilla, PHP, C++ and Assembler. He graduated from Moscow Institute of Radio Electronics and Automatics, with a Master’s degree in Computational Mathematics.
Mikhail Mikhalevich
Head of Hardware Division
Mikhail joined TVzavr in 2009 as a Head of the Hardware Division. He holds a Master’s degree in Physics from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology.
Artem Mkhitaryan
Senior Software Engineer
Artem joined TVzavr in 2017 as a Software Developer. He has three years of work experience. He has extensive experience in the development of web-based, iOS-based, and Android-based applications. He is proficient in JavaScript, NodeJS, PHP, Python, HTML, CSS, Jade, SASS/LESS, Swift, Java, C#, C/C++ and Shell, Bash. He is a graduate of the Moscow University of Finance and Industry, where he received a Master's degree in Corporate Information Systems.
Konstantin Koritich
Software Developer
Konstantin joined TVzavr in 2011 as a Software Developer. He is a seasoned professional, with 16 years of industry experience. He is fully proficient in ActionScript, JavaScript and HTML5 technologies.
Dmitry Zimogliadov
Lead Web Developer
Dmitry joined TVzavr in 2014 as a Web Developer. He is a seasoned professional, with 25 years of industry experience. Dmitry is fully proficient in Python, JavaScript, Django, PostgreSQL, and others. He graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute. S. Ordzhonikidze (1992), with a degree in Systems Engineering.
Sergey Kozhevnikov
Lead Web Developer
Sergey joined TVzavr in 2010 as a Lead Software Developer. He has 16 years of industry experience and is fully proficient in Erlang. He graduated from the Moscow Engineering Physics Institute as a Mathematical Engineer.

Advisory team

Dr. Alexey Yeremenko
Alexey is a seasoned investment professional who assists MoviesChain by TVzavr in structuring solutions. Over the course of his illustrious international professional career, Yeremenko worked as a portfolio manager and structure and quantitative analyst in global financial institutions, such as Merrill Lynch, in New York, Nordea, in Copenhagen, London Bridge Partners, in London, Polaris Capital Management, in Lausanne, and EWUB, in Luxembourg. He holds Bachelor and Master’s degrees in Applied Mathematics from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and an ABD degree in Finance from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.
Dr. Jessica Hope Jordan
Jessica Hope Jordan is a visiting lecturer in nineteenth-century American literature in the English Department and the Film Studies Department at the University of California, Davis. She has been an assistant professor in English at University of the Pacific. She holds a PhD (English Literature and Film Studies) and an MA (Shakespeare) from the University of California, Davis. She earned her BAs in English and Film Studies from the University of the Pacific. She is creator and co-chair of the UC Davis Film Symposium. Jessica published a book on the history of Hollywood: “The Sex Goddess in American Film, 1930–1965: Jean Harlow, Mae West, Lana Turner, and Jayne Mansfield”. She has also published multiple scholarly articles on both literature and film theory, and filmmakers Quentin Tarantino and Martin Scorsese.
Nessa Varez
Nessa Varez is an actress, social media influencer and entrepreneur. She’s known for her funny comedy skits in social media, which often go viral and get millions of views. She’s originally from Spain, but grew up in Switzerland, where she graduated from a business school with a major in General Management and Marketing. Five years ago, she moved to Los Angeles to explore her artistic side and focus on her acting career.Nessa’s quirky and humorous personality is very likable, and, coupled with her international accent, it makes her unique to the entertainment industry. She speaks five different languages fluently, which, in turn, attracts a truly international audience from all over the world.
Sabine Rossbach
Born in Ludwigsstadt, Germany, Sabine started her professional career as a foreign correspondent; later on, she decided to make her passion for acting a profession and trained as a film and stage actress at the Giles Foreman Centre for Acting, as well as the Conservatory of Luxembourg's drama section.Since then, Sabine has been working on camera and onstage in European and international productions. She performs in English, German, French and Luxembourgish languages. Occasionally, she does voice work, such as dubbing, voice acting and voiceovers or radio commercials and works as a model. Her detailed track record can be found on IMDB.
Marianne Bourg
She is an award winning Hollywood actress with strong connections in independent film industry. Marianne is French-Luxembourgish, she got her graduate degrees in Finance and Economics from Sorbonne and Oxford and MFA in Acting for Film in Los Angeles. She traveled extensively all around the world and speaks fluently five different languages. At the same time Marianne finds time and passion for other activities: she is a UNESCO ambassador in Cambodia and holds black belts in taekwondo and kung fu.
Susanne Dähn-Leach
Susanne is a well-known Danish singer and songwriter, who has performed all over the world: from Tromsø to Tokyo and from California to Mozambique. She lives in the beautiful Copenhagen city center. As a baby, Susanne was adopted into Denmark; her exotic looks come from her German and American heritage. A talented actress, Susanne has performed at some of the most renowned theatres in Copenhagen. She has also taken on a smaller role in a TV series and does commercials, both as a model and singer. As of today, she has performed on all major national TV channels in Denmark. Susanne is currently working on her own songs in the studio, while performing with her duo for exclusive and small-scale private and corporate events. She is a lover of fine dining, dogs and nature. Susanne has a positive, energetic and outgoing personality, and, as part of her vibrant life among the Copenhagen’s creative class, she has strong ties to the entertainment industry in general and the independent film industry in particular. Susanne lived and worked in Paris for a big part of her career, and besides her native Danish and English she speaks pretty decent French, as well as some German.
Andrei Nekrasov
Andrei Nekrasov is an award-winning director. He is well known for a number of high profile documentary films such as: The Magnitsky Act – Behind the Scenes, Farewell Comrades!, Age of Delirium: The Decline and Fall of the Soviet Union, Rebellion: the Litvinenko Case and many others. His films won a number of awards for his films. These includes: Adolf Grimme Awards, Amanda Awards, Brothers Manaki International Film Festival, CPH:DOX and Mannheim-Heidelberg International Filmfestival. Andrei holds Master’s Degrees in Comparative Literature and Philosophy from University of Paris and Master’s Degree in Film from Bristol University Film School.

Awards

Runet Premium
2015
AdIndex Award Premium
2015
Digital Award Premium
2016
Silver Archer USA
2017
Big Digit
2017
Runet Premium
2017
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