Coronavirus is also impacting the entertainment industry. Has canceled many big film releases and movie events. According to an estimate, the global box office could lose five billion dollars in 2020 due to Corona. There have been about five thousand deaths worldwide due to corona. At the same time, the number of infected patients has crossed one lakh.
The release of ‘Fast and Furious 9’ has been pushed forward by the makers 11 months. Releasing on 22 May 2020, the film will now release on 2 April 2021.
The film industry’s prestigious Festival of Cannes 2020 is also under suspicion due to Corona. The French government has banned the mobilisation of more than a thousand people by the end of May. The event was to be held from 12 May to 23 May.
Switzerland’s International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (FIFDH), Think Cinema Lausanne, has been canceled, according to the English website Variety. In addition, the Thessaloniki Documentary Festival of Greece has been postponed due to the increasing influence of coronaviruses in Europe.