What moviemaking may look like in a post-coronavirus world


Hollywood shut down along with the rest of America in mid-March. Films slated for release were delayed or pushed straight to streaming. Things in pre-production may never see the light of day again. Projects in the middle of filming halted production, which is why Robert Pattinson, star of forthcoming flick The Batman, is sequestered in London making exploding pasta balls instead of at home in Los Angeles.

Like so many industries, Hollywood is desperate to do business again, however. With many states loosening social-distancing guidelines and opening back up, studios are working out how to resume filming in a massively altered world. Variety interviewed dozens of studio executives and filmmakers on how they’re preparing for the future and what sort of changes there may be on set. Essentially, it’s going to cost a lot more money to produce even scaled-back projects.

Tyler Perry will be among the very first

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Edited Transcript of STAG earnings conference call or presentation 1-May-20 2:00pm GMT


BOSTON May 18, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of STAG Industrial Inc earnings conference call or presentation Friday, May 1, 2020 at 2:00:00pm GMT

* Benjamin S. Butcher

STAG Industrial, Inc. – Chairman, CEO & President

* David G. King

STAG Industrial, Inc. – Executive VP & Director of Real Estate Operations

* Matts S. Pinard

STAG Industrial, Inc. – SVP of Capital Markets & IR

* William R. Crooker

STAG Industrial, Inc. – CFO, Executive VP & Treasurer

Capital One Securities, Inc., Research Division – Senior VP & Lead Equity Research Analyst

* Richard C. Schiller

Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division – Junior Analyst

Greetings, and welcome to the STAG Industrial, Inc. First Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Matts Pinard, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations. … Read More