Location Report – Tribe 5 – Week 5

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Tribe 5 is into week 6 of production from Monday 2nd December 2002 – BUT what happened last week in the production?

You’ll find out below!!

Another busy week last week. All the cast had at least one day on and some cast were on every day! Plus Victoria Spence arrived in Wellington from Auckland last week. She’s been studying hard for her exams and now that she’s finished school for the year she’s spending the next couple of weeks before Christmas filming her scenes.

The scenes

86 scenes were filmed from Monday to Friday last week, and this totalled over 106 minutes of shooting time.

The parallel unit was used twice last week to pick up some scenes and Friday was a big day. On Friday filming took place at Kenepuru Hospital and 9 main cast, 2 guest cast and 80 extras were used.

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The locations

Only two location days last week at Petone Railyards and Kenepuru Hospital. The other days were spent in the studios in various rooms and including the Techno’s HQ.

Graffiti everywhere!

Make a start!

The earliest crew call this week was 5.45am for everyone on Location at Kenepuru Hospital.

The earliest pick up for our cast was 5.45am for Tom Hern and Jacinta Wawatai.

The weather

Yah!! Summer is finally here! We had some fantastic weather this week!

Here’s the record of the weather in week 5 of the production:


Monday 11th NovemberMainly fine with light winds
Tuesday 12th NovemberFine with northerly winds developing
Wednesday 13th NovemberCloudy with patchy rain developing
Thursday 14th NovemberCloudy periods with early morning drizzle clearing and becoming fine
Friday 15th NovemberFine with cloudy periods and light northeasterly winds

Join us next week for another location report.

Stay Tribal!

Keep the Dream Alive…