“Thor: Love and Thunder” Begins Production in Australia with “Welcome to Country” Ceremony

Production began yesterday on Marvel’s fourth Thor film. Thor: Love and Thunder started shooting in Australia with what Taika Waititi described as a “Welcome to Country” ceremony.

  • Director Taika Waititi, who returns after helming Thor: Ragnarok, shared a tweet yesterday regarding the start of production on Thor: Love and Thunder.
  • The director explained that the cast and crew of the new Marvel film took part in a “Welcome to Country” ceremony with “Gamay dancers of Gadigal & Bidiagal Nation and karakia from Te Aranganui.”
  • Waititi shared several pictures, including some featuring Thor himself, Chris Hemsworth.
  • He went on to encourage filmmakers to do the same with the indigenous peoples of the countries in which they decide to shoot their films.

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