Lots Of New Zealand Shooting

The NZ Film and Video Technician’s Guild has posted some filming dates for various major features being shot in New Zealand in the next few months – most surprising is the confirmation of shooting dates for a third film in the “Underworld” film series:

– James Cameron’s “Avatar” will began its six week shoot this month in Wellington.

– The “Wolverine” spin-off feature will shoot from December 10th – January 18th in Queenstown and surrounds with a two week break from December 21st.

– A third “Underworld” feature will conduct a three month shoot from January to March 2008 in Auckland.

– Peter Jackson’s “The Lovely Bones” will conduct a five-week shoot from January 28th 2008 in Wellington.

– The Zhang Ziyi flick “Laundry Warrior” will shoot from next month through til February 2008 in Auckland.