Australia at risk of missing out on the Netflix revolution, industry experts warn

Australia at risk of missing out on the Netflix revolution, industry experts warn

Updated May 17, 2018 17:18:50 Photo: Netflix are moving towards making more original content, like Stranger Things, rather than buying in content. (Supplied: Netflix) The lack of incentives offered by Australia to lure big spending streaming service companies like Netflix could leave the country behind in the revolution, industry members …

Why Netflix movies just aren’t the same as ‘proper’ films

Why Netflix movies just aren’t the same as ‘proper’ films

Posted May 02, 2018 18:23:13 Photo: Cinema isn’t dead: audiences still enjoy the spectacle of collecting watching. Netflix is the future, Cannes is “stuck in the history of cinema”, according to Netflix’s Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos. He was responding to the Cannes film festival ruling that movies without a …

Netflix, Amazon, Twitter and technology stocks boost Wall Street

Netflix, Amazon, Twitter and technology stocks boost Wall Street

Posted April 18, 2018 07:30:36 Australian shares are set to open higher, following another strong day for US markets boosted by technology stocks. Markets at 7:05am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.4pc, ASX 200 (Tuesday’s close) flat at 5,841 AUD: 77.69 US cents, 54.37 British pence, 62.8 Euro cents, 83.15 …

Netflix series filmed in Adelaide ‘the beginning’ of content creation for streaming services

Netflix series filmed in Adelaide ‘the beginning’ of content creation for streaming services

Posted April 05, 2018 16:58:54 Photo: Actors in Netflix series Pine Gap, Parker Sawyers as Gus and Tess Haubrich as Jasmina. (Lisa Tomasetti) A new Netflix series being filmed in Adelaide and parts of the Northern Territory is “just the beginning” for Australia to produce original content for streaming services, …