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Wom allows its subscribers to pay Netflix account in Chile

Chilean mobile operator Wom will allow subscribers to hire Netflix services through its application, and pay directly on the ticket, without using credit cards, according to what the company informed officially. To contract Netflix and pay it on the Wom ticket, subscribers must necessarily prove a minimum of six months in the company and be [...]

Netflix will not increase its rates in Mexico and Brazil

OTT platform Netflix announced this week a rates increasement in US and several Latin American subscribers, except for Mexico and Brazil, which will continue paying the previous rates. Netflix will increase its most popular plan price, Standard, in an 18%. It will cost USD 13 monthly, instead of USD 11 which costed previously, according to [...]

Netflix launches the first Latin American children’s musical soap opera

Go! Live por way, the first childrens soap opera in Latin America, will be available in Netflix on February 22nd. It will be the second Argentinian serie on the OTT platform.   The serie will be produced by Onceloops and Kuarzo Entertainment Argentina, and it will last 15 episodes. Leading actors will be Pilar Pascual, [...]

Netflix came to terms with Pol-ka to broadcast its third Argentinian serie

Netflix announced the launching of ‘Puerta 7’, its third original Argentinian serie. It will be produced by Pol-ka (Artear), and will be available globally in 2019. The serie will feature 8 one hour episodes, totally filmed in 4K. It will be part of other productions filmed in Argentina, such as ‘Club de cuervos’, ‘La casa [...]

CPC wants to double taxes in Chile for Netflix

Alfonso Swett, president of Chilean Confederation of Production and Commerce (CPC), propose to charge a new tax and a major tribute to OTTs, more expensive than the ones introduced by the Government. Taxes must have at least a 19% rate, that means over 10% proposed by the tax modernization, he pointed. In his speech at [...]

Netflix tests instant scene-replay feature

Netflix is testing a new feature that would allow its members to restart a scene, the LA Times reported. The streaming giant confirmed the information but said that it has not decided whether if it will remain permanently. We’re trying out a feature which gives Netflix members the ability to rewatch favorite scenes and memorable [...]

Mexican film industry calls for taxes on OTT platforms

The Mexican Academy of Film Arts and Sciences (AMACC) requested that OTT services such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video pay taxes in the country and that these resources are destined for national production. Specifically, the entity proposes that these platforms to be subject to Mexican copyright law and to pay taxes in country. The [...]

Cinépolis asks to delay release of “Roma” on Netflix

Cinépolis, the Mexican movie theater chain, which also owns the OTT Cinépolis Klic, issued a statement in which it asks Netflix to postpone the release of “Roma” -the movie directed by Alfonso Cuarón- and “respect the traditional theatrical window”, to be able to premiere it in cinemas on November 29. “Roma” has its premiere scheduled [...]

Netflx releases in Brazil an original cartoon series with Disney XD

The OTT platform Netflix is releasing in Brazil the cartoon Cupcake & Dino: General Services, an orginial North American service series. The complete season was included last November 13 th in the services catalogue in that country, and next November 15 th it will be broadcasted by the childrens signal Disney XD. A similar [...]

Netflix announces six new animated projects

Netflix unveiled a slate of animated event programming – both feature films and original series. The list includes six new titles, which will join the other seven projects already announced. In this way, the company prepares to compete with Disneys upcoming OTT service. New titles announced include Maya and the three (2021), an animated limited [...]