Canadian director James Cameron, left, and US producer Jon Landau land at Wellington International Airport on May 31, 2020. Photo: Lightstorm Entertainment via ReutersCanadian director James Cameron, left, and US producer Jon Landau land at Wellington International Airport on May 31, 2020. Photo: Lightstorm Entertainment via Reuters
Canadian director James Cameron, left, and US producer Jon Landau land at Wellington International Airport on May 31, 2020. Photo: Lightstorm Entertainment via Reuters

Filming for Avatar sequel begins as New Zealand declares itself coronavirus-free

  • The country will end social distancing on June 9 after reporting no new cases since February 28
  • Its borders remain closed to foreigners, but some film crews were given special permission to enter, including the workers on the Avatar sequel
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Canadian director James Cameron, left, and US producer Jon Landau land at Wellington International Airport on May 31, 2020. Photo: Lightstorm Entertainment via ReutersCanadian director James Cameron, left, and US producer Jon Landau land at Wellington International Airport on May 31, 2020. Photo: Lightstorm Entertainment via Reuters
Canadian director James Cameron, left, and US producer Jon Landau land at Wellington International Airport on May 31, 2020. Photo: Lightstorm Entertainment via Reuters
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