BP commission calls on Shmygal to give green light to open cinemas on July 1
The chairman of the BP commission for humanitarian and information policy Alexander Tkachenko and the chairman of the subcommittee on cinema and advertising Pavel Sushko sent an assistant call to Prime Minister Denis Shmygal with a proposal to resume the work of cinemas on July 1st.
Tkachenko announced it on Facebook.
“The government should decide on a specific date for the opening of cinemas and the Ministry of Health should develop standards for sanitary measures. Therefore, Pavel Sushko and I turned to the Prime Minister and proposed an algorithm We suggest opening cinemas from July 1, “Tkachenko noted.
At the same time, he focused on the restrictions that should be applied in the first two weeks after the resumption of the work of these institutions.
“The first two weeks of the month to sell tickets to spectators with restrictions, for example, across a row and across a location. And from July 16, return to the normal regime, “said the deputy.
According to him, this would help cinemas to gradually overcome the crisis and not be in a situation where there are no films or viewers.
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“At the same time, we have to synchronize with the world cinema market. If work continues under quarantine restrictions, we will also postpone the opening date to a later period.
In addition, Tkachenko called for the support and initiative of the founder of the film studio FILM.UA Sergey Sozanovsky, who offered to provide free Ukrainian films for re-screening in cinemas.
As reported by Ukrinform, since March 12, the government has introduced quarantine in Ukraine to combat the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection. In particular, educational establishments and business premises have been closed, with the exception of grocery stores, pharmacies, petrol stations and banks. Subway work in Kiev, Kharkov and Dnipro has been stopped, land transport in cities has been stopped, interurban and interregional automobile, rail and air communications have been stopped.
Thereafter, the Cabinet of Ministers extended the quarantine until May 22, but from May 11, the restrictions will be relaxed.
According to the cost center, in Ukraine, 14,195 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 361 are fatal, 2,706 patients have recovered. During the day, 504 new cases were recorded.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru