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.
The action plan includes 13 emergency interventions which will be valid for six months. These measures include holding weekly online concerts and monthly online theatre performances paid for by the government, as well as supporting virtual art exhibitions and commissioning street art.
An allowance of P2500 (US$ 205) per month has been set aside for premier league football players and all professional artists registered with the Copyright Society Of Botswana(Cosbots) for a period of three months. The allowance will act as a relief grant due to loss of earnings resulting from the…
This budget aims to help the cultural sector, heavily affected by the pandemic. It is added to the €76.4 million that were approved on May 5. Among the beneficiaries of the grants there are theater and film associations and festivals, such as the Donostia-San Sebastián International Film Festival and the…
People who can benefit from this measure are affected self-employed who paid social insurance contributions for at least 3 months during the last 12 months. Other measures include subsidies up to 90% of the wages to maintain workplaces and postponing tax payments.
The picture was accompanied with a caption reading: “My wife hates it when I work from home.” Since his work rose in the 90s, Banksy has usually sent awareness messages. Millions of people around the world, who cannot work from home, have lost their regular income due to the pandemic.
Self-employed workers will be paid 80 percent of their daily salary to a maximum of CHF196 per day (about 186 euros). This is one of a package of measures announced by the government for a total of CHF 40 billion. These include: business liquidity for companies which may ask for…
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