By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Distribution - Japan - Content on the move

In Japan, cable TV and satellite are still small markets. Japanese audiences watch the big five networks en masse, rented more than 25 million DVDs last year (the preferred way to watch US TV shows such as 24) and go to the cinema - in that order. The VoD market, such as it is, is dominated by non-feature-film content such as music videos, trailers and promos, sports and adult content.

Restricted Content

Registration is required to read the entire article and to gain access to other restricted areas of the website

This content is for registered users only

To check that you are registered please enter your email address below

Our records show you are already a registered user. Please sign-in with your password...

By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Not a Screen International subscriber?

Sign up today for immediate and complete access to ScreenDaily.com and Screen International magazine for as little as £19.95 a month!

newsletter+promo