Netflix pauses all projects, acquisitions in Russia – source

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(Reuters) -Netflix Inc has temporarily stopped all future projects and acquisitions in Russia as it assesses the impact of Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday. The streaming giant had four Russian-language series in production and post-production, including “Zato”, a detective drama. Russia has been facing boycott in the film and TV industry. The Cannes film festival issued a statement on Tuesday saying it would ban official Russian delegations from its 2022 festival unless the Ukraine conflict ends. Earlier this week, Netflix said that in …

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