Fairness Rocks News Don’t Let Amazon Eat the Film Industry


Fairness Rocks News Don’t Let Amazon Eat the Film Industry

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Author: Patricia Aufderheide

Date: October 3, 2021

Original Source: The New York Times

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Don’t Let Amazon Eat the Film Industry

In the 1930s and ’40s, five major Hollywood studios dominated the film industry and tried to lock up distribution and exhibition channels as well by taking over movie theaters across the country. Courts and regulators saw that allowing studios so much power up and down the film supply chain posed grave threats to the integrity of the industry and to viewer choice.

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