The digital and motion revolution in India is a fascinating phenomenon transforming the country in several ways. One of the most significant aspects of this revolution is its impact on the country’s economy.
The growth of the digital economy has been driven by several factors, including the increasing availability of internet access and mobile phone users, as well as UPI accessibility and e-commerce. According to a report by McKinsey, there will be 650 million internet users in India by 2025–a compound annual growth rate of 9 percent over 2016 levels. This represents an increase from 350 million people to nearly twice as many!
Another significant aspect of the digital and motion revolution in India is its impact on film production. A number of factors have come together here: increased access to digital technologies; growing numbers at film festivals; and an increase in independent filmmakers who are using these tools to tell their stories.