The Audiovisual Emergency Fund “Sifonóforo” has the support of relevant people in Mexican cinema, for example, directors Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro González Iñárritu and Alfonso Cuarón, actress Salma Hayek and actor Gael García. Technical workers who need financial assistance must register on the website of the Mexican Academy of Cinema.
The money is to buy food and finance the creation of artistic projects since due to the Covid-19 pandemic most of the artists are not working. The artists have recorded a video singing the song “Te mando una canción” to publicize the campaign.
Two members of the Jakarta Arts Council started Saweran Online on the Indonesian Dance Network channel. Dancers can show their work on this digital stage and viewers are encouraged to make donations while watching free shows.
These are artists playing with Black Metal bands from Bekasi, West Java. The initiative came from Balakatara’s vocalist, Kodock Canephora, and other metalheads have followed him. This is the case of Hellcrust guitarist, Baken Nainggolan or Cibitung guitarist who auctioned off his favorite guitar and brand shoes. Throughout Indonesia, there…
The Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Agriculture, and Trades (CCIAM) of Pointe-Noire is distributing craft masks to traders and artisans, to assist in the fight against the spread of Covid-19. Pointe Noire is the second largest city of the Republic of the Congo after the capital Brazzaville. It is also a…
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