As soon as the news that the cinema was about to resume work, many netizens paid close attention to the first batch of new films.
At present, four new films have been announced: July 20, the first farewell, July 31, Mr. Miao, August 25, I’ll wait for you at the end of time, and August 25, buckwheat is growing fast.
It is reported that the film layout plan of most cinemas has not been clearly defined, and the limitation of attendance rate and film length has become the hesitation factors of many new film makers.
Some cinemas speculate that some old films with positive energy and good reputation should be re screened. It has been reported that “war wolf 2”, “Chinese partner”, “Wolf Totem”, “why to be home”, “twelve zodiac animals”, “love story in Beijing”, “catching demons 2” and “dream ring journey” will be shown again.
On July 16, the state film Administration issued the notice on orderly promoting the opening of cinemas under the condition of normalization of epidemic prevention and control on its official website.
Under the premise of effective implementation of various prevention and control measures, the low-risk areas can resume operation orderly on July 20, the notice said.
The loss of cinemas in small and medium-sized and non core areas was the largest
According to the analysis of the prospective industry research institute, according to the data of the China Film Association, the box office of the national film industry in the first quarter of 2020 will be 2.238 billion yuan, a decrease of 88% year-on-year. Among them, the box office of cinemas with more than 2000 seats decreased by 87.7% year-on-year; the box office of cinemas with 500-2000 seats decreased by 88% on a year-on-year basis; and the box office of cinemas with less than 500 seats decreased by 91.3%, which was most affected by the epidemic situation.