The Indian movie industry will do its part in the fight against the spread of the coronavirus. According to The Hollywood Reporter, citing the National Association of Producers, it was decided to completely halt the production of movies for distribution and television until March 31, 2020.
The Association also encouraged all Indian movie crews currently working on overseas projects to return to the country within the next three days. Other industry organizations and regulators have signed this request.
"In the interests of the country, society and movie workers, all communities in the Indian movie industry have made a decision to stop movieing," said J. D. Madjetia, President of the Indian Film Producers Council and television. Note that Bollywood and regional movie studios in India produce over 1000 movies a year. They are in constant demand not only among residents of the country, but also abroad.
It is expected that as a result of the forced downtime of the Indian movie industry, significant damage will be done. One of the "victims"
The Topic of Article: Bollywood has stopped all moviemaking due to coronavirus.