Today I am sharing research I have conducted on VidAngel – a service which offers censored versions of Hollywood movies.
You may have heard about VidAngel last month as they hit the headlines due to a ruling in a court case against major Hollywood studios, including Disney.
The news spurred me on to take a close look at what they do, how they do it and what exactly they are filtering out of Disney movies. I built up a dataset of all filters they have for feature films on their site – over half a million objectionable items across 2,974 feature films.VidAngel in a nutshell
VidAngel is a Utah-based company which seeks to help audiences filter out objectionable material from mainstream movies. They have …