Owners of single-screen cinemas in Delhi-NCR look up to the government for monetary relief
However, it is going to take ‘a number of years’ to take shape, Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane said.
Theaters in New York City aren’t included, and counties must have a positivity rate below 2% on a 14-day average and have no “cluster zones.”
Theatre establishments put in place standard operating procedures like alternate seating, 50 per cent capacity, packaged snacks, thermal checks and deep sanitising.
Out of the four PVRs at Connaught Place – PVR Regal, PVR Rivoli, PVR Odeon, and PVR Plaza – only PVR Plaza will resume operations today, and screen movies that released right before the lockdown.
Theatres have been permitted to open from October 15 based on the Central government's Unlock guidelines
At a meeting with the representatives of cinema hall associations, Kejriwal said the people and the associations would have to work together to revive the economy of Delhi.
A variety of screening options and an advanced air-filtration systems will greet first-day moviegoers in Delhi today.
Cinema halls, distributors and content providers said that movie buffs will have to wait for some more days to visit the theatres as the official notifications are yet to be issued by these states.
Producer Boney Kapoor said it will take a couple of weeks for the audience to get used to coming to theatres.
Delhi's cinema halls and theatre spaces have drawn a long list of SOPs ahead of their reopening on October 15
Shorn of live entertainment, virtual has become the new calling card for artists of all hue.
MAI said urgent permission from State governments to reopen cinemas will go a substantial distance in ensuring that the cinema exhibition sector is able to quickly recover.
Cinema halls are set to reopen in Bengal from October 1 after remaining closed for over six months in the wake of the pandemic.
Shernaz Patel, on theatre going online and figuring out income avenues for artistes