Italy

Celebrating the 35th anniversary of For Your Eyes Only in Cortina d’Ampezzo

July 26th, 2016 by

At the beginning of July the Swiss and German James Bond clubs got together for a weekend in Cortina D’Ampezzo to celebrate the 35th anniversary of For Your Eyes Only. The event was attended by special guests John Moreno (Luigi Ferrara), John Wyman (Erich Kriegler) and legendary stunt driver Rémy Julienne, responsible for the Citroen 2CV stunts. The […]

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SPECTRE second unit continues in Rome [video]

March 9th, 2015 by

While the main unit may have finished in Rome, SPECTRE‘s second unit continues shooting a car chase between the Aston Martin DB10 and Jaguar C-X75. In the video above you can see the cars equipped with rigs for cameras and lighting.

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Newsweek reports on SPECTRE shoot in Rome

March 7th, 2015 by

http://www.newsweek.com/2015/03/13/cue-aston-martins-and-parachutes-bond-causes-stir-rome-311884.html

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Night shoot on the streets of Rome [video]

February 24th, 2015 by

Last night saw the Aston Martin DB10 in action on the streets of Rome, with roads used for filming closed to the public between 9 pm and 6 am this morning. The video above shows some of the preparations prior to filming commencing, plus a look at a DB10 with camera and lighting gear attached.

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High speed SPECTRE car chase in Rome disrupted by poor roads

February 23rd, 2015 by

Filming of a high speed car chase through the streets of Rome was reportedly disrupted at the weekend thanks to Rome’s cobblestones and potholes. Speeds were limited to just 70 km/h despite the producers paying for the roads used in the shoot be repaired, resulting in less than satisfactory results for the filmmakers. The SPECTRE shoot […]

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Aston Martin DB10 in Rome [Video]

February 23rd, 2015 by

The video shows three Aston Martin DB10s on location in Rome for the SPECTRE shoot.

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Rome says no to SPECTRE stunt at historic fountains

January 8th, 2015 by

Authorities in Rome have reportedly denied film makers permission to perform a stunt at the Quattro Fontane (Four Fountains) crossroads. Instead cultural and heritage officials in Rome have requested the scene be created in post-production  in order to protect the fountains from being damaged during filming. The baroque fountains, each of which depicts a figure believed to […]

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Italian media reveals details of Bond 24 action scenes

November 24th, 2014 by

Bond 24 will film in Rome between February 19th abnd March 12th, according to Italian news site ANSA.

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Bond 24 headed for Compania region of Italy? [Audio]

October 9th, 2014 by

Click the play button to listen to the audio report above. Reports on MI6 and local Italian media suggest that Bond 24 will not just be shooting in Rome. The story is unconfirmed though at the moment.

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Bond producers in talks to shoot Bond 24 car chase in Rome [UPDATED]

July 22nd, 2014 by

Photo: “Piazza Quattro Fontane 270deg Pano” by R Bitzer licenced under CC BY-SA 3.0 The president of Roma Lazio Film Commission has revealed to Italian media that the producers of Bond 24 are in talks for permission to shoot a key car chase in Rome. Luciano Sovena revealed that the chase would take place along Rome’s Via […]

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