Though Skam could end up on a big network, a platform like Netflix could make sense for the remake. Skam borrows and improves techniques that go back to the British teen series Skins and Girls , an earlier NRK series Andem made aimed at year-olds. But as Skam shows, it also allows for the exact opposite: for a show to drip-feed a season over the course of a dozen weeks, in a super - incremental fashion. Submit a letter to the editor or write to letters theatlantic. Though episodes eventually get packaged and shown on regular TV, Skam is a native web series. The Internet has made it possible to binge-watch an entire season in a single sitting. Of course, the streaming service is digital-first and known for giving TV creators greater artistic freedom.
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Though episodes eventually get packaged and shown on regular TV, Skam is a native web series.
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Isak counters that all the dumb questions she gets are important, because they can start a dialogue, rather than letting people just make up their own, uninformed minds. The brain behind Skam is the showrunner Julie Andem, who wrote and directed all 47 episodes. Another factor that makes Skam stand out: During its four seasons, not a single straight, white male was ever the main protagonist.