The British Film Institute (BFI) has this week releases guidelines for the £30m Culture Recovery Fund for Independent Cinemas in England, intended to support venues experiencing challenges due to the COVID-19 lockdown.
The UK Cinema Association and the sector skills agency ScreenSkills have today launch an online e-learning module and assessment test around COVID-19 for all those working in cinema exhibition.
The UK Cinema Association has today launched a campaign to explain the safeguards UK cinemas will have in place to help protect audiences as they start to open over the coming weeks and months.
The UK Cinema Association has welcomed today's decision by the Northern Ireland Executive to allow cinemas in Northern Ireland to open from tomorrow, Friday 10 July.
The UK Cinema Association has welcomed this week's announcement by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon that cinemas in Scotland should be able to open from 15 July.
The UK Government has welcomed today’s publication by the UK Cinema Association of guidance on the safe operation of cinemas and mobile cinemas from 4 July.
The UK Cinema Association has welcomed today’s confirmation by the UK Government that cinemas in England will be able to open from 4 July.
The UK Cinema Association has today warmly welcomed news that distribution colleagues will be bringing over 450 films back to the big screen when cinemas are allowed to re-open.
The UK Cinema Association has today published safeguarding guidelines for the re-opening of drive-in cinemas, the first step in the recovery of the UK cinema sector from the COVID-19 lockdown.
Over 330 UK Cinema Association members and colleagues from across the wider cinema sector gathered this week at the annual UKCA conference in London to consider how the sector might further grow the current cinema-going audience.