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Venice film fest a 'sign of hope' for world cinema

Venice film fest a 'sign of hope' for world cinema

The decision to hold the Venice Film Festival despite the coronavirus pandemic is being hailed as a "sign of hope" for the movie world after months of closed cinemas, shuttered film sets and cancelled galas.The rapid global spread of the virus forced major p

China greenlights reopening of entertainment venues nationwide

China greenlights reopening of entertainment venues nationwide

China's top decision-making body has given the green light for cinemas, entertainment venues and sports facilities nationwide to reopen after several months of closures.The State Council guidelines issued Friday allow indoor cultural and entertainment venues,

Drive-in cinema summer tour set in US

Drive-in cinema summer tour set in US

The team behind the Tribeca Film Festival is organizing a summer film series across the United States at drive-in theaters, which are experiencing a renaissance thanks to the coronavirus pandemic.Organizers are partnering with telecoms giant AT&T and big-scree

Hong Kong to lift major social restrictions as virus fades

Hong Kong to lift major social restrictions as virus fades

Hong Kong on Tuesday announced plans to ease major social distancing measures, including reopening schools, cinemas, bars and beauty parlours after the Chinese territory largely halted local transmission of the deadly coronavirus.The relaxation, which comes in

Virus could keep theatres shut for a year, producers warn

Virus could keep theatres shut for a year, producers warn

To reopen, or not to reopen with social distancing? That is the question haunting theatres and cinemas that were shuttered overnight by coronavirus lockdowns. Theatrical impresario Cameron Mackintosh, the legendary British producer behind a half century of hit

Major US cinema chains waiting for summer to reopen

Major US cinema chains waiting for summer to reopen

Major US movie theaters don't plan on reopening until the summer, despite Georgia authorizing cinemas to resume screenings on Monday, and Texas planning to follow suit.New operating rules in Georgia require movie theaters to spread groups of spectators at lea