Sumary of EU Won’t Add U.K. To Safe List Yet, Raising Fears For Cannes Festival:
- However, an expansion of the list was delayed over concerns that infection rates of the Delta variant of Covid-19 were increasing rapidly across the U.K..
- is due to be left off this version of the new safe list for this reason, despite having its first day of reporting zero Covid-related deaths this week..
- it is widely considered one of the most prestigious film festivals (where films gain awards traction and find an audience) but it is also where films get funded and find distributers, something that is especially important after Covid-19 enforced a hiatus on the film industry..
- Whilst France has announced that it intends to open its doors to international travelers on 9 June, it is unclear if this will include Americans on this date nor how they can access the EU Digital COVID certificate that all EU countries are using from 1 July onwards…