Why Netflix Shows Are The New Indie Movies

Is Netflix is the new Miramax? The same audacious, innovative energy that gave rise to the indie-film movement in the 90’s has now migrated to OTT original programming, with shows like Netflix’s Orange Is The New Black and Amazon’s upcoming Transparent featuring the kind of daring, envelope-pushing content that would be tough to picture on basic cable, let alone the broadcast networks. That, combined with the broad-appealing, mainstream TV and movie content the OTT services carry, will no doubt continue to change the TV industry in this post-DVR era.

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