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Film, TV productions resume with limited workforce

By CNN Philippines Staff — 11.06.2020

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, June 11) – Your favorite TV shows will be back with new episodes, but major changes must be implemented behind the scenes.

New rules released by the Department of Health, the Film Development Council of the Philippines, and the Department of Labor and Employment dated June 7 detail the major changes which must be implemented in film and audiovisual production sets as they are allowed to resume operations.

Joint Administrative Order 2020-001 limits the number of on-site workers for production sets to 50 people at a time, covering all crew members such as equipment operators, extras, stuntmen, support staff, and actors. This covers movies, TV shows, animation, advertising, and other audiovisual content.

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