Sometimes dubbed ‘Wellywood’, Wellington is home to a flourishing handful of movie-making facilities, most of them associated with Lord of the rings and The hobbit director Peter Jackson. These include model and special-effects studios Weta Workshop and Weta Digital. The Weta Cave is a museum and shop featuring Jackson’s work.
Listen to a Roadside Story about ‘Wellywood’. Roadside Stories is a series of audio guides to places around New Zealand.
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