As Apple moves to become a provider of streaming video ctent, companies say they are dedicating at least 30% of the -demand catalog to local ctent and will be a company bound by a new EU law.
Roberto Viola is respsible for the European Commissi regulating this field and states that the law should be enshrined in December. "Although a final vote is necessary, it is formal," he recently said, variety.
This law affects companies that produce and stream subscripti ctent, such as Netflix, Amaz, and others. At least 30% of such entrusted ctent means that it must csist of a TV series or movie produced in Europe. You can also charge an additial fee.
by variety These companies purchase or acquire ctent at a slight additial charge added to the subscripti fee already occurring in Germany, TV series and movies produced in Europe, Netflix, the court I failed to fight against the extra payment in Germany.
Members of the EU also have the opportunity to raise the quota from 30% to 40%.
This move is an attempt by streaming companies to increase investment in Europe. In October, the EU is planning to announce provisial figures showing the percentage of European works already different streaming platforms.
Apple's current development slate
Currently, Apple has more than 20 original series in various development states. The majority of the High Profile Committee is involved in a US-based producti company, but Apple has signed European-centered ctent, including those that proved to be animated for the first time …