Netflix is known for its cool and unique content. But in the meantime Netflix is in the news due to the opposition of a film. More than 1.5 million people have signed an online petition to remove a film from Netflix. People are angry about this film based on Jesus Christ, and they are demanding to remove it from the platform.
According to the news agency PTI, people are protesting about the Portuguese-language film ‘The First Temptation of Christ’. The film was released on Netflix on 3 December in Brazil. Since then people have been demanding to remove it. An online petition was started on change.org. In this petition people were asked to remove the film made by the sketch comedy group ‘Porta dos Fundos’. So far, around 1,529,504 people have signed on to this petition.
The film is composed by the sketch comedy group Porta dos Fundos. It has 16.2 million subscribers on YouTube. At the same time, Its Facebook has 9.3 million followers. Quoting Yahoo Entertainment, Makers said, ‘Porta dos Fundos values artistic freedom and humor through satire on the most diverse cultural themes of our society and beliefs. Freedom of expression is necessary for building a democratic country. ‘