The web series is dying – and Netflix and Amazon Prime are responsible

Posted: September 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

Source: www.theguardian.com

The emergence of Netflix & Amazon Prime over web series argues that the value proposition for consumers is on control first–the  ‘delivery on demand’ rather than the raw, quirkiness of indy productions.  Now the face-off moves to content.  But can high budget productions keep up with demand for content?  Raises the bar for web series, certainly, and eliminates the novelty effect for early adopters, but good content is good content.  I see adaptation not demise.  

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