NZ Returns To Production, Paving Way For ‘LotR’ To Resume

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NZ Returns To Production, Paving Way For ‘LotR’ To Resume

Postby Otaku-sempai » Thu May 07, 2020 6:56 pm

From Deadline:

EXCLUSIVE: New Zealand’s health and safety production protocols have been endorsed by the national government, we can reveal, meaning production can restart in the country after it was halted by the coronavirus pandemic.

Some film and TV shoots “are already safely underway,” the New Zealand Film Commission has confirmed to us. This potentially paves the way for the country’s highest-profile productions, James Cameron’s Avatar sequels and Amazon’s The Lord Of The Rings series, to get back underway.
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Re: NZ Returns To Production, Paving Way For ‘LotR’ To Resum

Postby Dunthule » Sat May 16, 2020 10:39 am

Thanks for posting! :rofl:
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Re: NZ Returns To Production, Paving Way For ‘LotR’ To Resum

Postby Otaku-sempai » Sat May 16, 2020 5:32 pm

You're welcome! Though there's been no updates about the actual production yet.
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Re: NZ Returns To Production, Paving Way For ‘LotR’ To Resum

Postby Denethor » Tue May 19, 2020 4:27 am

To elaborate, New Zealand has emerged from full lockdown to a mere "Level 2"... so we're basically a bubble in a sea of disease. :)
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Re: NZ Returns To Production, Paving Way For ‘LotR’ To Resum

Postby Thor 'n' Oakenshield » Thu May 21, 2020 7:45 am

New Zealand is really lucky! I hope the showrunners are able to get back on track with LOTR soon.
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