Never before have we watched as much porn as today yet the traditional porn industry is dying. The arrival of web sites showing amateur or pirated clips has transformed the way porn is made and consumed. Studios are closing and actresses forced to shoot harder and harder core scenes for less and less money.
Behind this transformation lies one opaque multinational: Manwin, aka MindGeek. It owns Pornhub, YouPorn and 35 other companies. Founder Fabian Thylmann has been arrested for tax fraud.
In this investigation, feminist icon Ovidie reveals how a group of computer programmers with no previous experience hijacked the adult industry. [Synopsis courtesy of SXSW]