VideoInk's Sahil Patel writes an article on why Hollywood can't ignore digital distribution as a viable way to bring in revenue.
Writes Patel, "What makes all this more compelling, though, is how digital compares to the more traditional means of distributing and redistributing content. According to Digital Entertainment Group, SVOD and EST were the only two formats to see a positive change in revenue from the previous year. Brick and mortar? Down 32.68%. Rental excluding video-on-demand? Down 14.55%. Rental with VOD included? Negative 11.4%. Traditional VOD by itself? Minus 5.63%."
Read the full story here.