Agence France-PresseMay 27, 2013 05:21
What films will we be watching in the near future, and how will we be watching them?
Here's a snapshot of trends that emerged in the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, a weathervane of the movie industry:
-- TV, NOT CINEMA: Hollywood's grip on big movies is being broken by TV, to which big-time directors, actors and money are migrating.
Dark, offbeat critical and commercial successes like "The Wire," "Mad Men," "The Sopranos" and "Game of Thrones" show what happens when bold programming and video-on-demand (VOD) come together.