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What do you STREAM?

For the casual viewer, watching a series has never been easier. In 2015, there has been a take-off of online streaming platforms that now give users access to a vast array of high definition content, through a monthly subscription basis. This development in how we access and consume our ‘television’ series’ now has changed the […]

Creating for Online

The process of taking an original concept and turning it into a series ready for distribution. Now more than ever, online streaming platforms like Netflix are commissioning original content that they can distribute exclusively. This means that they have full control over the types of shows and the release model, as well as the audience who […]


Our goal is to explore the online mode of distributing a video series within our current media landscape. We aim to take an in-depth look into different platforms and how they distribute their content, and the types of content that is accessible to each specific service and what is appropriate for each medium. We will also provide a detailed […]

Netflix is here

“Over the coming decades and across the world, internet TV will replace Linear TV. Apps will replace channels, remote controls will disappear and screens will proliferate. As internet TV grows from millions to billions, Netflix, HBO, and ESPN are leading the way.”                           […]

Our Focus

Is online distribution a more viable form of delivering content than traditional television in 2015? Through this research report we aim to discover how the distribution of a series is becoming more effective and accessible that the traditional form of episodic release through television broadcast. We will be focussing specifically on drama series’ rather than any other form […]