My interpretation of
TV news, sports and current affairs
being off topic, is that this means "TV news shows, sports shows and current affair shows" are off topic.
I don't think that a question about the impact of the pandemic on the production and distribution of TV and Movies are off topic.
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To try and explain why recommendation questions are off-topic: questions on Stack Exchange should ideally have a single "correct" answer. This isn't the case with recommendation questions, as depending on the criteria, there could be hundreds or even thousands of films that match what you're looking for.
With that aside: the r/MovieSuggestions ...