Netflix, the U.S. video-streaming giant, is set to launch the second phase of its European expansion plan next week in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium and France.
However, Netflix is receiving a frosty reception in France where the government wants more oversight and the cinema industry wants the company to invest heavily in French productions.
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