1917 film location: Blake and Schofield walk down into the trench for their orders: Pear Tree Hill, Erlestoke, Wiltshire As the two enter Erinmore’s bunker, there’s one of the film’s hidden transitions to a surprisingly complex set, built with moving walls to allow fluid camera movement, which was constructed, like most of the main sets, at Shepperton Studios in Surrey .
- 1917 Filming Locations
- Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire
- Other Locations in The U.K.
When the team first decided that they were going to film ‘1917’ as a continuous shot, they were told by everyone, including the studio, that it was impossible. But they proved everyone wrong and created something so staggeringly masterful and ambitious. It was all possible due to the collaboration between Mendes, cinematographer, Roger Deakins, and...
One of the most important and difficult locations where ‘1917’ was filmed is Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire. It also where the filming of the movie began in April 2019. Salisbury Plain is one of the biggest military training areas in the U.K. and has long history of training military troops from as long back as the 19th century. Salisbury Plain is spar...
‘1917’ made use of several other locations in the U.K. including Hankley Common, Elsteadin the Scottish Highlands. Hankley Common is owned by the Ministry of Defence and managed by Surrey Wildlife Trust. It has been a film regular for a while now. In fact, Mendes also filmed one of the crucial scenes in ‘Skyfall’ in Hankley Common. It was the set w...
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1917 is directed by Sam Mendes, who wrote the screenplay with Krysty Wilson-Cairns (Showtime’s Penny Dreadful). The film is produced by Mendes and Pippa Harris ( Revolutionary Road , Away We Go ) for their Neal Street Productions, Jayne-Ann Tenggren (associate producer, Spectre ), Callum McDougall (executive producer, Mary Poppins Returns ...
Dec 25, 2019 · 1917 (2019) R, 1 hr 59 min. Two soldiers embark on a dangerous mission to save 1,600 men from certain doom during World War I. GENRE: Drama, Drama Action/Adventure. RELEASE DATE: Wednesday, Dec 25, 2019.
- Sam Mendes
Sam Mendes, the Oscar-winning director of SKYFALL, SPECTRE and AMERICAN BEAUTY, brings his singular vision to his World War I epic, 1917. At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (CAPTAIN FANTASTIC's George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones' Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy ...
- December 24, 2019
Tees Barrage International White Water Centre, Tees Barrage Way, Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham, England, UK. (Schofield floating in the rapids) 10 of 10 found this interesting.