So much for video streaming killing publishing and the Box Office. A record year for Hollywood, driven by books and comics

There’s still a week to go – and the busiest week of the year at that – and US Box Office takings are on target for $11.8 billion in 2018, compared to 2016’s previous record of $11.4 billion. And it’s not just revenue. Attendance is up too, by between 5%-7% year on year. So much Read More …

Amazon and Netflix video will boost the India book market

The Mumbai Film Festival is underway right now, just as Netflix announces it will be producing 5-6 original TV series in India. This three months after Amazon’s first India original TV series Inside Edge went live. And this in turn following Amazon’s announcement in December 2016 that it would be launching 17 original programmes for Read More …