AVATAR Sequel Wraps Final Day Of Live-Action Filming In 2019 With Massive Behind-The-Scenes Set Photo
James Cameron's long-awaited sequel has finished filming for the year and marked the occasion with a celebratory set photo revealing a massive mothership known as the Sea Dragon. Check out the image below.
The official Twitter account for Avatar shared a behind-the-scenes photo of one of the film's massive sets to mark the end of live-action filming 2019. The photo gives us a look at "the aft well deck section of the Sea Dragon," dsscribed as "a massive mothership that carries an array of other sea-going craft in the sequels."
That's a wrap, Na'vi Nation! 💙— Avatar (@officialavatar) November 29, 2019
It's our last day of live-action filming in 2019, and we're celebrating with a sneak peek. 👀
Check out this photo of the aft well deck section of the Sea Dragon, a massive mothership that carries an array of other sea-going craft in the sequels. pic.twitter.com/AXgAve6aTG
"[Performance-capture] is the vast majority of the characters, and that is the vast majority of the running time of the film," Cameron said at the time. "That pesky little live-action component is going to cost me five months of my life, across the two movies."
Wave machines, blazing fire, and @JimCameron wielding a 3D camera — just another day on the set of the Avatar sequels!— Avatar (@officialavatar) October 2, 2019
Thanks to producer @JonLandau for capturing the photo. Be sure to follow him for future sneak peeks. 👀 pic.twitter.com/MxuPlOIQ3e
Barring anymore unforseen delays, Avatar 2 is scheduled to hit theaters on December 18, 2021.