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YouTube talks to studios about premium content - report

Tuesday 15 July 2014 | 08:23 CET | News
YouTube executives have been talking to Hollywood and independent producers over the last two months in an attempt to fund premium content capable of securing higher-priced advertising, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters. The video portal is exploring the kind of support it could offer to produce more must-see programmes. One of the people said YouTube could offer between USD 1 million and USD 3 million for the production of a programme series, and may also contribute marketing funds. The second person said the company was looking for videos shorter than the 30-minute, TV

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