The new MUBI is a country-specific app that focuses on providing a new viewable film every day at a low price. Conceived of and executed a single-page Backbone.js app for the new MUBI VOD-focused offering, including all design, interaction, client-side code and server-side API.
The app is touch- and keyboard-enabled and features a responsive layout. Relies on Mustache templates shared between the client and server for localization and maintainability. Optimized image sizes via ImageMagick to reduce file sizes by 70% on average to allow for full-screen images while maintaining reasonable page weights.