The world’s largest video-on-demand company, Netflix , will not be able to compete at the Cannes Film Festival after this year, unless it changes its policy and gives its films a theatrical release. According to The Guardian, the festival, which starts next week, has Netflix- produced films Ghana Mobile Number List ready to compete , which infuriated the French film industry as the company said it will only screen the tapes to its OTT subscribers. For the director of the festival, Thierry Fremaux, Netflix should have made screenings of his films, The Mereowitz Stories and Okja , or some kind of launch, but it was not like that.
In the absence of a screening agreement, the jury decided to accept the two current films in competition, however, it will not accept more Netflix films for the next edition, next year, unless they reach French theaters. However, for American film producers, Cannes represents the Brother Cell Phone List conservative French film leadership that does not accept the film competition of the United States, and as a sample, the festival’s board published a letter in which it verbatim that they defend cinema from “domination Global United States ”. Specifically, for France, Netflix has declared war on cinemas, however, in addition to Netflix, Amazon also has a competing film, “Wonderstruck”, although it has not been subject to the same opposition.