The newest in a series of production videos for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit: There and Back Again takes viewers on a tour of the immense production studio. Hear from director Peter Jackson, plus the members of the art, makeup, costume, and set design departments about the incredible task of putting a production like this together.
The two Hobbit movies are being filmed back to back, with the first scheduled for release on December 14, 2012 and the second on December 13, 2013. They star Martin Freeman as the young Bilbo Baggins, Orlando Bloom as Legolas, and Ian McKellen as Gandalf.
For more from the set of the upcoming film, check out this other Hobbit set video, which highlights some location shooting.