As in any traditional film, everyone in cinema, TV and streaming stuck to their clearly defined roles. Then came Covid.
This autumn it seems we are watching something more akin to a sci-fi movie, envisioning alternative futures. Two epic stories are playing out, each more complex than the parallel-universe plot of Christopher Nolan’s time-travel action movie Tenet. First is the distribution disruption around major movies. Second is what that uncertainty says about the future of the multiplex itself. For more see here.