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When it Comes to Winning, Zee Biskope is Second to None!

Sep 07, 2021
Regional consumption is on an upswing. The desire to seek culturally affirmative content is even higher today given pandemic has limited cultural immersions in realtime. ZEE Biskope has curated initiatives that resonate with the festive, cultural, topical mindset at any period of time so viewers can get virtual gratification even when real world possibilities are limited. Having consistently redefined the Bhojpuri entertainment category by enhancing the viewing experience, the leading Bhojpuri channel has once again set another benchmark, this time at the prestigious National Awards for Excellence in Branding and Digital Marketing organized by CMO Asia. The brand has been bestowed with 13 laurels. Continuing to set milestones in its journey, these awards are testament to the channel exemplifying innovation and leadership to stay a cut above the rest in the category. Living up to its promise of being the one-stop destination for every Bhojpuri movie lover and engaging them through many innovative drives, the channel, a game-changer in its space, won these accolades across brand, campaign & individual categories. 

Hearts and awards, ZEE Biskope is winning them all. The brand's Launch Stunt at Patna which housed the biggest ever Bhojpuri movie screening in Bihar won the National Award for Best Experiential & Brand Excellence. At a campaign level, the brand's novel initiative Kamariya Kare Hip Hop that introduced rap in mainstream Bhojpuri has also been honoured with 3 metals for Marketing Campaign of the Year, Best Customer Engagement Campaign and Best Consumer Insights for the rap song. Talent Camera Action – the first ever virtual talent hunt, bagged the award for Best Brand Marketing Campaign and Marketing Excellence in Media & Entertainment. Emoji Lahariya – the campaign that celebrated World Emoji Day with an interactive Instagram filter received 2 awards for Best Social Media Marketing Campaign and Best Customer Engagement Campaign. Labhlitis Messiah, an AI based innovation by the brand on Valentine's Day won 3 more awards in Marketing Excellence in Media & Entertainment, Best Brand Marketing Campaign on Digital and Best Digital Campaign Using AI. The brand has also won National Awards in individual categories. Jit Sengupta – Director – Marketing, ZEE Biskope has been awarded with Marketing Professional of the Year and Digital Customer Engagement Professional of the Year. 

It's encouraging to see that the brand's passion to bring alive the vibrant Bhojpuri culture through our hyperlocal offerings is being recognized in such an esteemed forum. These accolades have once again evidenced that ZEE Biskope lives up to its promise of being fresh, solely audience-centric and a thought leader.
The underlying thought has always been to bring a sense of novelty through category first campaigns that are curated with a hyperlocal approach. The love that the viewers have showered on these initiatives brought success to the brand's efforts. It is the combination of the novelty and the success that makes ZEE Biskope's work award worthy. The recognition is a motivation to keep enhancing the audience-viewing experience beyond the magic of movies.
Detailed list of Award Wins

Marketing Campaign of the Year: Kamariya Kare Hip Hop
Best Experiential & Brand Excellence: Launch Stunt
Marketing Excellence in Media & Entertainment: Labhlitis Messiah
Marketing Excellence in Media & Entertainment: Talent Camera Action
Best Brand Marketing Campaign: Talent Camera Action
Best Brand Marketing Campaign on Digital: Labhlitis Messiah
Best Use of Social Media in Marketing: Emoji Lahariya
Best Digital Campaign using AI: Labhlitis Messiah
Best Consumer Insight: Rap Song
Best Customer Engagement Campaign: Kamariya Kare Hip Hop
Best Customer Engagement Campaign: Emoji Lahariya
Digital Customer Engagement Professional of the Year: Jit Sengupta
Marketing Professional of the Year: Jit Sengupta

Zee Biskope is available on Airtel (channel no 663), Tata Sky (channel no 1120), DEN Bihar(channel no 840), DEN Jharkhand (channel no 839), DD Free Dish (channel no 31), d2h (channel no 859), Dish TV (channel no 1555), Siti Cable (channel no 214) and Darsh Digital (channel no 189). It'll soon be available on all other major cable platforms. 

Report By: Jit Sengupta
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