Low turnout forces single screen theatres to down shutters

  • | Saturday | 21st November, 2020

Kolkata: Citing low audience turnout as reason, several popular single-screen cinema halls in the city, which resumed business mid-October, have now decided to bring down the shutters and wait till the situation improves. We have to wait till the situation improves...cannot specify a time frame," Arijit Dutta, the owner of Priya Cinema, said on Friday. We need more content-rich films that have the capacity to draw audience," Dutta said. Another well-known single-screen theatre in the city, Menoka, also announced that it would suspend shows from November 20, given the poor turnout. Leena Gangopadhyay, the director of the film, said, "Our decision to release the film again has not been prompted by business reasons.

Read Full Article Here

If You Like This Story, Support NYOOOZ

NYOOOZ SUPPORTER

NYOOOZ FRIEND

Your support to NYOOOZ will help us to continue create and publish news for and from smaller cities, which also need equal voice as much as citizens living in bigger cities have through mainstream media organizations.


Stay updated with all the Kolkata Latest News headlines here. For more exclusive & live news updates from all around India, stay connected with NYOOOZ.

Related Articles