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‘They’re still outsiders’: What Netflix’s release of ‘Roma’ says about its movie business strategy

“No filmmaker says, ‘Yeah, I want to make a movie for an iPad. They want people to see it on the big screen, and rightly so,” said Karie Bible, a box office analyst with Exhibitor Relations. “In order for it to be taken seriously by the [motion picture] academy, it has to have a theatrical release.”