03 March 2020, London: Rail and coach passengers can now watch premium international documentaries from global membership VOD streaming service DocuBay, thanks to a partnership with onboard infotainment provider GoMedia.
Available on Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express, South Western Railway, National Express, Greyhound Lines Inc. and West Midlands Railway services, passengers will now have access to a range of complimentary documentaries via the onboard GoMedia platform. Titles on offer from DocuBay – which launched in August 2019 – include Inside Facebook, I Killed John Lennon, Kayaking the Aleutians and The Wayman Tisdale Story.
We're thrilled to partner with GoMedia...
D Girish, Vice President of Strategy at DocuBay says: “We’re thrilled to partner with GoMedia to bring DocuBay’s broad catalogue of premium international documentary features to passengers traveling across the UK. With films from all over the world and a wide variety of genres — including but not limited to sports, science, culture, history and true crime — these fascinating and relevant stories will appeal to a large segment of audience wherever they may be heading. We look forward to continuing to grow DocuBay’s global OneTribe community.”
Roger Matthews, Managing Director at GoMedia adds: “In a world of social media and fake news it’s safe to say that the documentary genre is at the forefront of viewer demand. That’s why we’re excited to partner with DocuBay to showcase its range of international documentary films on our onboard platform. The longer length offers great entertainment for leisure and business travellers, allowing viewers to explore a different world, dive into history or learn something new on their daily commute.”
Passengers can access documentary content via the GoMedia platform by logging onto their rail or coach operator’s complimentary Wi-Fi via their smartphone or tablet and opening the web browser.