The Venice Film Festival has said they are bound and determined to do their event this year, even in light of the continuing Coronavirus pandemic. Now, the second wheel in the traditional Fall Festival Trifecta that launches awards season, Telluride, has sent an email to all, indicating that they intend to move ahead and hold their annual Labor Day weekend festival. The festival is adding a day (as previously reported here) by starting on Thursday September 3, rather than Friday, and by adding an extra charter flight from New York City to make it easier for East coasters. … [Read more...] about Telluride Film Festival Announces It Will Go On With The Show; Plans Continue To Hold Important Oscar-Precursor Event On Schedule
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While speaking to Mumbai Mirror, Ali revealed, "My next is a superhero film with Katrina (Kaif). Recently, I locked that script and it will go on the floors once the lockdown ends. I have completed the first draft of another film as well, and hopefully that script will be ready soon." … [Read more...] about CONFIRMED! Katrina Kaif Signs A Superhero Film; Ali Abbas Zafar Shares Interesting Details!
McCrory said she spent one day doing hair and makeup and tests for Peaky Blinders, during which it dawned on much of the production team that “something very big is coming.” She explains: “The next morning I woke and told my producer I’m not comfortable doing this anymore… Cillian Murphy did the same. Together with the producers, we approached the BBC and said we’re going to pull this now before we have to do this down the line.” Production was halted March 16, a mere three weeks ago. “That all seems like a very different world at the moment. Terribly unimportant,” McCrory reflects. … [Read more...] about Coping With COVID-19 Crisis: Damian Lewis & Helen McCrory On Feeding Health Workers After Filming Halted On ‘Billions’ & ‘Peaky Blinders’
In the latest COVID-19 press briefing for L.A. County, officials noted Tuesday would offer updates to reopen sectors such as theme parks, sports venues and film and digital media spaces. During Friday afternoon's COVID-19 briefing for Los Angeles county, Kathryn Barger, chair of the L.A. County Board of Supervisors, announced that on Tuesday roadmaps for safely reopening key sectors would be made available, including for sports venues, theme parks, corporate businesses as well as film and digital media. … [Read more...] about L.A. County Task Force to Present Guidelines on Tuesday For “Immediate Reopening” of Film And TV Production
Considered a ‘live’ document that will evolve as best practices develop when projects return to production, the document was created by The Australian Screen Sector Task Force, comprised of members from the Australian Film TV & Radio School, public-private incentive body Ausfilm, federal agency Screen Australia, trade union Media Entertainment & Arts Alliance, state and territory agencies, guilds, the Australian Broadcasting Co., the Special Broadcasting Service and major production companies including Endemol Shine Australia and Fremantle Australia, whose series Neighbours became the first suspended TV drama in the English-speaking world to set safety protocols and restart production. … [Read more...] about Australia Sets Comprehensive COVID-Safe Guidelines For Film & TV Production