Future of Media, Entertainment and Sport

Can there be a fairy-tale ending for Hollywood after COVID-19?

COVID-19 is accelerating the transformation already underway in movie production, distribution and consumption. Image: REUTERS/Mario Anzuon

Stefan Brambilla Hall

Project Lead, Media, Entertainment and Sport, World Economic Forum Geneva

Silvia Pasquini

Intern - Media, Entertainment and Culture: Value in Media, World Economic Forum


Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Future of Media, Entertainment and Sport is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale

Stay up to date:

Future of Media, Entertainment and Sport

Have you read?

Yearly cinema admissions per capita (China 2009-2019 and India 2009-2018) Image: The Numbers, UK Cinema Association, Statista, World Economic Forum
Major studio release windows are changing. Image: National Association of Theatre Operators

Yearly share of box office revenue by studio type Image: IMDb/World Economic Forum
The box office share of films based on original scripts is shrinking. Image: Quartz Atlas

What is the World Economic Forum doing to manage emerging risks from COVID-19?

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:

Future of Media, Entertainment and SportArts and CultureCOVID-19


Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda


You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

What's the environmental impact of blockchain gaming - and what can be done about it today
About Us
Partners & Members
Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2022 World Economic Forum