Superheroes and streaming crowd out indy cinema
Are we losing quality from the big screen? It used to be that if you made a really good indy film with the right actors, audiences would show up in theatres. But it appears that with the advent of superheroes and streaming, that ship has sailed. Anna Nicolau writing in The Financial Times from the Toronto Film Festival in September 2019, looks at this trend and what it means for the future of indy cinema.
From Financial Times