Netflix has launched a brand new Black Lives Matter playlist within the wake of the homicide of George Floyd. The checklist, which is out there to all subscribers globally, focuses on Black storytelling.
In an announcement on Twitter, Netflix stated that it’s “highlighting highly effective and complicated narratives in regards to the Black expertise.” The checklist consists of many Netflix originals, corresponding to Mudbound, Barry (the Obama biopic), Rodney King, 13th, When They See Us, and Set off Warning with Killer Mike.
Once we say “Black Lives Matter,” we additionally imply “Black storytelling issues.”
With an understanding that our dedication to true, systemic change will take time – we’re beginning by highlighting highly effective and complicated narratives in regards to the Black expertise.
— Netflix (@netflix) June 10, 2020
There are some shortcomings, though–the checklist is concentrated fully on American narratives. Accessing the checklist right here in Australia, you are greeted with a skinny 42 titles–none of which characteristic Indigenous Australians. It is an unlucky oversight on what’s in any other case a superb initiative.
GameSpot stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.
GameSpot has formally kicked off Play For All–a celebration of all issues gaming. Be a part of us as we convey you the summer season’s hottest information, previews, interviews, options, and movies, in addition to elevate cash for COVID-19 aid efforts and Black Lives Matter with the assistance of our buddies from across the gaming world. Try the Play For All schedule for extra.