Sony Pictures Network India’s (SPN) online streaming platform SonyLIV has partnered with film institute Whistling Woods, to stream the short films created by its students on its online platform. The partnership is also associated to film production house Mukta Arts—the promoters of Whistling Woods. The shortfilms are created by the students are produced by Connect1, a digital venture owned by Mukta Arts. It's worth noting that in December 2015 streaming service nexGTv partnered with film director Imtiaz Ali to launch a digital platform called SPOTLight where filmmakers and content creators can post their original short videos across genres. Similarly in the US, Amazon launched a new video service called ‘Amazon Video Direct’ (AVD) that would allow its users to post videos and earn royalties from them in US, UK, Germany, Austria and Japan. In December last year, YouTube launched YouTube Space Mumbai…
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