Criterion Channel Report Card

Eric Kohn’s 4.8 interview with Criterion Channel honcho Peter Becker made no mention of image quality, 1080p vs. 720p vs. 4K streaming down the road…nothing. Not to mention a concern that HE readers have shared about Filmstruck streaming occasionally choking and stalling.

A few days ago I asked a Criterion spokesperson if the Criterion Channel is going to be 100% 1080p or not. Answer: “Criterion shows the best format they can secure. The overall

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