The specific notices received by major cinemas in Chengdu are as follows: from August 14 (this Friday), first, the attendance rate in cinemas will be increased from 30% to 50%; second, watching films longer than two hours does not require intermission; third, appropriately extending the break time between the venues and doing a good job of ventilation and disinfection; fourth, cinemas can sell drinks, but drinking water and eating are prohibited in cinemas. Some studios said that food can be eaten outside the hall or packed away.
The Red Star News reporter also learned that on August 14, several films were released, including the 4K restored 3D version of Harry Potter and the Sorcerers stone (152 minutes). The movie eight hundred (147 minutes) will also open on the evening of the 14th and be shown in advance. Harry Potter and the Sorcerers stone and 800 are both more than 120 minutes long. According to previous regulations, cinemas need to arrange a break in the middle of a movie that lasts more than two hours, and this rule will be officially abolished from the 14th. From this Friday, audiences going to the cinema will be able to see from the beginning to the end.
(the original title all cinemas in Chengdu received the notice: the attendance rate will be relaxed to 50% from the 14th, and there is no need for intermission)
Source: Red Star News Editor: Liu Jiaxin_ NBJS11395