Thomas Edison, Disney+, and the Eternal Pursuit of Synergy

April 11, 2020

In the larger context of cinema history, the relatively new streaming service of Disney+ is at once a relic of the past and radically new, bringing some of the same age-old production and economic concerns of cinema’s past into the modern day. Bringing Disney+ onto the market meant thrusting the company into a vicious Streaming War, with older…