All posts by Garrett Randall

EIDR By the Numbers: The Identifier System Has Hit ‘Critical Mass’

The Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) global unique identifier system made a significant amount of progress with content in the past year and more growth is expected this ye... More

Digital Media Consultant: Avoid Silo Mentality With EIDR Implementation

Although the Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) global unique identifier system is now widely accepted as the industry standard in many technical specifications and workflows... More

EIDR’s Got You Covered: 2019 Oscar Nominations

This year members of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences nominated 52 different feature films and short subjects in 24 different categories (122 separate nominations ov... More

EIDR Experts Look to ID System’s Future

PLAYA VISTA, Calif. — 2019 marks the ninth year of existence for the Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR), the global unique identifier system. But while it’ll be a year be... More

EIDR’s Got You Covered: BAFTA Award Nominations Edition

The BAFTA Award nominations for theatrical motion pictures are out. 42 different films were nominated in 21 different categories. And once again EIDR has unique IDs for all of the... More

The Engineer’s Room: Summer Down Under

By: Richard Kroon, Director of Engineering, EIDR January is mid-winter in the northern hemisphere – short days and deep snow in the upper latitudes or “that time of year wh... More

Will Kreth Interviewed by Marketplace’s Erika Beras

Will Kreth was recently interviewed by Marketplace’s Erika Beras to discuss Netflix’s new hit, Bird Box, and its record breaking launch capturing 45 million user views. The pod... More

The Engineer’s Room: Christmas Favorites Across the US

By: Richard Kroon, Director of Engineering, EIDR In years past, we’ve delved into the hotly-contested controversy of exactly what constitutes a “Christmas Movie”: T... More

EIDR’s Got You Covered: 2019 Writers Guild Award Nomination Edition, Part 1

EIDR would like to congratulate all the nominees for the 2019 Writers Guild Awards for Television, New Media, and Radio, which will be presented by the Writers Guild of America dur... More