Gower Street looks at how each of the top 12 global box office markets has been impacted to date by the Covid-crisis.
Victoria's re-opening after months in a secondary lockdown brought a small but important boost to Australia's recovery progress this week.
The number of open theaters in the Domestic market has been falling since early October having topped out at 61%.
The past few weeks have witnessed a scale-back of global recovery as markets across the EMEA region have been forced to re-close due to rising virus cases and renewed governmental restrictions.
In October, global cinemas generated a $1.4 billion box office, by far the highest monthly sum since shutdown.