Floating cinema launched in Manila, the Philippines

Visitors on board gondolas (traditional flat-bottomed Venetian rowing boats) watch a movie at the "floating cinema" in Manila, the Philippines, Dec. 6, 2020. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

MANILA, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) — Have you ever seen a cinema on the water? A floating cinema where people sat in gondolas (traditional flat-bottomed Venetian rowing boats) on the water was launched in a local mall in Manila, the Philippines.

Indoor cinemas all over the country are still closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Visitors on board gondolas (traditional flat-bottomed Venetian rowing boats) watch a movie at the “floating cinema” in Manila, the Philippines, Dec. 6, 2020. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)
Visitors on board a gondola (a traditional flat-bottomed Venetian rowing boats) watch a movie at the “floating cinema” in Manila, the Philippines, Dec. 6, 2020. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)
Visitors on board gondolas (traditional flat-bottomed Venetian rowing boats) watch a movie at the “floating cinema” in Manila, the Philippines, Dec. 6, 2020. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)
Visitors on board gondolas (traditional flat-bottomed Venetian rowing boats) watch a movie at the “floating cinema” in Manila, the Philippines, Dec. 6, 2020. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)■