As it seeks to grow in India, Netflix will censor itself to avoid a crackdown on offensive content
|01/17/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Netflix has agreed to a new code of conduct in India to avoid a censorship crackdown.
- Among other things, the new code prohibits content that promotes violence against India, and content that purposefully offends the religion of any group.
- Netflix ran into legal trouble in India last year with its first Indian original series, “Sacred Games,” for an unflattering reference to the country’s former Prime Minister.
- The streaming giant is trying to break out in the region, and announced eight new Indian original movies in November.
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