Netflix va diffuser “F is for Family”, série animée co-produite par Gaumont (L’Express)

Los Angeles – Le site de vidéo en ligne Netflix va diffuser en exclusivité “F is for family”, une série animée co-produite par Gaumont International Television et conçue notamment par l’un des…

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Netflix’s strategy: Shows for every age (CNN)

A modern version of the classic animated series “Care Bears” is the latest in a string of shows for kids commissioned by Netflix.

Just how important are children to the future of Netflix? The company famously doesn’t release ratings, but it’s willing to say that many of its shows for kids are TV-sized hits.

More than 70 kids shows have been streamed by some 2 million Netflix subscribers this… [Read more on CNN]

Content and Its Discontents (The New Yorker)

Credit Illustration by Christoph Niemann

Adam Sandler, whatever his virtues, hardly seems like the kind of guy who might hold the fate of Hollywood in his hands. But when, recently, Netflix announced that it had signed a deal for Sandler to make four movies for its streaming service, and said that it would also… [Read more on The New Yorker]

Des salles de cinéma boycottent un film à cause de Netflix (Presse Citron)

Vous avez peut-être déjà entendu parler de la sortie de Tigre et Dragon 2, la suite du film d’arts martiaux des années 2000, qui est programmée pour le mois d’aout 2015. Ce que vous ignoriez peut-être, c’est que (comme l’affirme Reuters), le film est coproduit par Netflix et le studio Weinstein Co. Et naturellement, la sortie de celui-ci se fera en… [Lire la suite sur Presse Citron]

Here’s Why Netflix Is So Much Better Than TV (Business Insider)

Netflix went all out for ‘BoJack’ advertising.

Netflix has emerged as an original video powerhouse through not only its willingness to spend but also its reputation as an ideal home for TV shows. Featuring critically acclaimed shows like “House of Cards” and “Orange is the New Black,” the company is known for buying projects[Read more on Business Insider]

Why Netflix Is Doubling Down On Original Content, Even If People Aren’t Watching It (International Business Times)

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings gestures while speaking at the Facebook f8 Developers Conference in San Francisco Sept. 22, 2011. Reuters/Robert Galbraith

Streaming media companies like Netflix and Hulu need to differentiate themselves from their cable company counterparts with original, exclusive content that makes it easier for customers to rationalize paying another bill each month. Netflix, most notably, has its beloved “House of Cards” series, and the… [Read more on International Business Times]

Amazon‘s Original Series: A Threat To Netflix? (Bidness ETC)

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) announced yesterday that two of its original pilots will be… [Read more on Bidness ETC]