Coronavirus returns long-banned drive-in movies to Iran

World May 5, 2020

Coronavirus returns long-banned drive-in movies to Iran

The new coronavirus pandemic has brought back something unseen in Iran since its 1979 Islamic Revolution: A drive-in movie theater. Once decried by revolutionaries for allowing too much privacy for unmarried young couples, a drive-in theater now operates from a parking lot right under Tehran’s ...

Many actors in Japan struggling amid coronavirus outbreak

National Apr 14, 2020

Many actors in Japan struggling amid coronavirus outbreak

A survey by the Japan Actors Union has found that many of its members are struggling financially during the coronavirus outbreak. A number of respondents said they have been denied performance and cancellation fees for canceled events, drama shoots and other work, but they are ...