UK and Irish indie cinemas appeal to Netflix to expand theatrical release strategy (exclusive)

Watershed and Home among cinemas keen to play ‘Roma’, ’Buster Scruggs’.

A group of 15 of the UK and Ireland’s leading independent cinemas are appealing to Netflix to widen the scope of its theatrical release strategy in the territories beyond its closed deal with independent distributor and exhibitor Curzon Cinemas for films including David Mackenzie’s Outlaw King, Alfonso Cuaron’s Roma and Joel and Ethan Coen’s The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs.

“We as independent cinemas are not able to book and screen Netflix films because the deal is, in fact, exclusive to Curzon,” said the letter. The group is spearheaded by Mark Cosgrove,
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