Covid19. Fase 2. The ‘Milano da bere’ rebirth

How bars and restaurants faced, after at least 68 days of closure caused by the Coronavirus emergency, the reopening and the return to sociality

Covid19 has killed thousands of lives.
But is this virus changing the idea of ​​sociability?

After at least 68 days of months of ‘lockdown’ we are in phase 2, the beginning of a long transition towards a new normal.
On this journey through the most popular neighborhoods of Milan nightlife, we listen to the managers of bars and restaurants while they reorganize their facilities and create new services to deal with the emergency.
What are their fears, innovations, hopes and difficulties they are facing?
Will Milan be able to be reborn?

Reportage by Davide Preti
Lockdown shooting: Giovanni Freri

Thanks to:
Belè Restaurant
La Balera dell’Ortica
Marco Morona

June ’20