WarnerMedia’s HBO Max to stream films of ‘Spirited Away’ producer

(Reuters) – HBO Max, the forthcoming streaming service from AT&T Inc’s WarnerMedia, will screen films from Studio Ghibli, the Japanese animation producer behind the Academy Award-winning movie “Spirited Away”. This is the first time a streaming provider has obtained rights to Ghibli’s films, WarnerMedia said on Thursday. Co-founded by master animator Hayao Miyazaki, the studio…

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Netflix and Amazon face censorship threat in India: source

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) – India is deliberating potential censorship on streaming platforms such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, a senior government source told Reuters. While film and TV certification bodies already moderate public content in India, the country’s laws do not allow censorship of content on the increasingly popular online streaming platforms. The government’s…

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