For five nights, Cine Drive-in received almost 600 cars with people to watch movies in Foz do Iguaçu. In addition to selling the ticket, the organizers asked for donations. Thus, half a ton of food and products were collected for the poorest people.
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 4th Carcerário Theater Festival aimed at helping inmates resocialize. This is the fourth edition of this festival, which took place between June 15 and 20. This year the plays were recorded and posted online to prevent from putting inmates at risk. The prisons that participated in this online festival…
Journalists from Estadão, G1, O Globo, Extra, Folha de S. Paulo and UOL are collecting daily data on deaths and contamination by Covid-19 in Brazil in epidemiological bulletins from the state health departments. The companies’ decision was taken after President Jair Bolsonaro’s government limited access to data made available by…
BBC News Africa has launched an online library of fact-checking stories to help fight the infodemic around Covid-19. The library has a wide range of searchable fact-checks that debunk popular myths and misinformation on the pandemic in Africa.
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