Local content is king for South-east Asia's video-on-demand scene

Netflix says Girl From Nowhere is a hit in Taiwan, Singapore and the Philippines.
Netflix says Girl From Nowhere is a hit in Taiwan, Singapore and the Philippines.PHOTO: NETFLIX

JAKARTA - Local content is making its presence felt at last on the regional video-on-demand scene.

For example, Netflix picked up Girl From Nowhere, a thriller about a mysterious teenager who confronts bullies at a Thai high school.

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