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Filming for Shell Cottage Scenes of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows to Start in May

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Posted by: sue
March 26, 2009, 05:44 AM

There is more today on location filming that will take place on the coastline of Wales for the upcoming Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Previously we told you a location in South Pembrokeshire had been selected to be the site of the emotion Shell Cottage scenes. Today, Wales Online reports this filming will take place shortly after Easter, with crews due to be in the Freshwater West coastline section of Wales for some 50 days to do construction. According to the piece, "a set will be built in Pembroke Dock and moved to a site in the dunes." Main filming for the scenes would take place over six days, and "was planned for early May."

Anyone who is in the area, please send in your photos and reports!


Full quotage as follows:

A report looking into bringing the film crew to the area was presented to the National Park’s development management committee last week. Members welcomed the potential benefits the films could bring to the area.

The report stated: “There are obvious spin-offs, both in the immediate input into the economy and raising the profile of the area, which may encourage others to visit.” Planning officer Cathy Milner said: “It’s a huge bonus for Pembrokeshire. There’s the input of the finance, and it will also raise the county’s profile.” Ms Milner said Freshwater West had captured the film makers’ imagination and six days’ filming was planned for early May.The Harry Potter crew is expected to be in the area for 50 days. A set will be built in Pembroke Dock and moved to a site in the dunes.

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67 Comments

Laurie_kins_yahoo
1375 Points

Yay!

Posted by snapealicious on March 28, 2009, 01:28 PM report to moderator
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yay!

Posted by Caitlin [Senegal Parrot] {WBM} on March 28, 2009, 01:42 PM report to moderator
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Excited about the Shell Cottage scene but also kinda sadden. I cried when reading Dobby’s death. But since they said Dobby will be in DH 1 and 2 maybe they are shooting the scene when Ron tells how the ball of light lead him back to Harry and Hermione for the first part.

Posted by 9and3qtrs[ROAR] on March 28, 2009, 04:26 PM report to moderator
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109 Points

awesome!

Posted by ellamia on March 28, 2009, 06:05 PM report to moderator
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Good. Good But where is the split???? Arrrrrrrrrrrrgggggggggggg the agony!! XD

xx

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1863 Points

this movie is going to be a beast now with just this scene alone

Posted by Leander21[WBM] on March 29, 2009, 07:29 PM report to moderator
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i luv shells. i huv a feeling they will mess shell cottage up. it needs to look cramped

Posted by Avangelis {WBM} on April 02, 2009, 10:58 PM report to moderator
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