Go Fund Me Campaign to Help New York City Movie Theater Workers Reaches Goal
A Go Fund Me campaign to raise money for New York City movie theater workers who have been laid off or furloughed due to the coronavirus pandemic has reached its goal. The Cinema Workers Solidarity…A Go Fund Me campaign to raise money for New York City movie theater workers who have been laid off or furloughed due to the coronavirus pandemic has reached its goal. The Cinema Workers Solidarity Fund has racked up $74,587 in donations, surpassing the $74,000 it set out to raise. The initiative was launched a [...] 14 mins ago SXSW Film Festival Unveils 2020 Winners After Cancellation Though this year’s SXSW was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the film festival held annually in Austin, Texas announced 2020 award winners. Cooper Raiff’s comedy “Shithouse” has won the SXSW Grand Jury Award in the narrative feature competition, and Katrine Philp’s “An Elephant in the Room” took home the top prize for documentary features. [...] 1 hour ago Netflix U.K. Backs BFI, Film and TV Charity Fund to Support Creatives During Coronavirus Netflix is backing a new emergency relief fund set up by the British Film Institute (BFI) and The Film and TV Charity with a $1.2-million donation. The new Covid-19 Film and TV Emergency Relief Fund will be administered by The Film and TV Charity with support from the BFI, and will provide emergency short-term relief [...] 4 hours ago Singapore Cinemas to Close for a Month Due to Coronavirus The Singapore government has ordered the closure of all cinemas in the country for a month. The move was made in reaction to the spread of the novel coronavirus pandemic. The announcement was made by the country’s COVID-19 multi-ministry task force. The measures will run from Thursday at 11.59pm local time until Apr 30. Gatherings [...] 4 hours ago CineEurope Convention Postponed to August Due to Coronavirus The CineEurope exhibitor convention, slated to take place in Barcelona in June, has been postponed to August due to the coronavirus pandemic, the event’s organizers announced in a statement Tuesday. The annual event, at which Hollywood studios present their upcoming slates to European cinema operators, was originally scheduled for June 22-25. But as Spain continues [...] 4 hours ago Albert Uderzo, French Illustrator, Co-Creator of 'Asterix' Comic-Books, Dies at 92 Albert Uderzo, the celebrated French illustrator and writer who created the beloved “Asterix” franchise with René Goscinny more than 60 years ago, has died. He was 92. Uderzo’s family told the French newswire AFP that he died in his sleep of a heart attack at his home in Neuilly, near Paris. Created in 1959, the [...] 6 hours ago European Movie Theater Owners Call for Government Support During Coronavirus Crisis The International Union of Cinemas (UNIC), the body that represents European movie theater owners, is calling on governments across the continent to do everything in their power to ensure that cinemas are able to overcome the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic. In a statement issued Tuesday, UNIC sounded the alarm for an industry in [...] 6 hours ago Read more: Variety
Democrats Should Vote Down Trump’s Corrupt Stimulus Slush FundMcConnell wants to hand over $500 billion for the president to disburse to himself, and he expresses indignation Democrats don’t want to vote for it What the hell are you talking about ? Who do you expect to believe this? MSM enemy of the people GOP will always screw average people in favor of their rich donors. They all should rot in hell.
Dems seize on 'slush fund' to oppose Republican rescue packageDems seize on 'slush fund' to oppose Republican rescue package Senate Democrats ripped a GOP proposal to give the Trump administration $500 billion in funds for companies with little oversight yeah. Folks it's all politics. Vote these reprehensible Dems out in November. They're not for you. They're for their own power. Haters, Dividers, & Liars! These 2 are a liability to America.
The Fed’s Message: The Money-Printing Presses Are Fired Up and Ready to GoToday's extraordinary actions of the Federal Reserve can be boiled down to 2 sentences, Neil_Irwin writes: —There's a developing shortage of dollars across the economy. —The Fed will do anything it needs to, on any scale imaginable, to end the shortage. Neil_Irwin MINT THE COIN Neil_Irwin bitcoin and litecoin solve this problem btc Ltc Neil_Irwin This all the government ever does and has ever done.
Netflix Sets Up $100 Million Emergency Fund for Creatives Hurt by CoronavirusThe streaming service announced a relief plan for film and television production workers on Netflix projects and beyond in a letter posted by CEO Ted Sarandos. Wasn’t that fund established for the Obamas? They have to, they don’t have library to rely on, the music has stopped
Rosie O’Donnell Livestream Special Raises $600,000 For The Actors Fund During Coronavirus PandemicSunday’s one-night-only, celebrity-packed livestream return of The Rosie O’Donnell Show raised more than $600,000 in support of The Actors Fund during the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers … Rosie can just write a check. Rosie WTG Rosie! Rosie That’s awesome!! Here’s a treat for you!
Trump on GOP’s $500 Billion Coronavirus Slush Fund: ‘I’ll Be the Oversight’The GOP's corporate slush fund currently allows for the White House to withhold the names of businesses that receive bailout cash, leading to concerns that Trump could inject money into his own businesses suffering from the shutdown Has anyone of the reporters at these pressers asked 45 since he was just impeached for misallocating government funds for his own personal political gains, how can the American people expect that he would not misallocate the $500 billion slush fund for his own personal gain? Or, use the money to help him get re-elected! NoCorporateBailouts NoRepublicanSlushFund 👿👿👿