Ecotourism

A scene from Mad Max filmed in Namibia. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Namibian greens, tour firms say filming of Mad Max damaged desert

Namibian environmental groups and tourism companies expressed fury about a film crew's alleged destruction of sensitive areas in the world's oldest desert while shooting Mad Max: Fury Road.

"They added tracks in untouched areas," tour operator Tommy Collard said from Swakopmund.