Producers of web shows now find scripts in books
Earlier, producers easily plagiarize a Western film, but now the globe has shrunk thanks to social media and you can’t do that any more. So the next best option is to buy books and adapt them, says Sheetal Talwar
New Delhi: Film-makers in India have largely drawn inspiration from foreign movies, sometimes copying them frame by frame. That’s changing and in the brave new world of web series, as producers are increasingly adapting books in search of new content.