You may remember when Air New Zealand released a safety video featuring all kinds of creatures from The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings a couple of years back – I wrote about it here. Well, they have done it again and just released what they have called “The Most Epic Air Safetey Video Ever Made”. Continue reading
The Hobbit countdown is on… it’s 24 days to go until the world premiere in New Zealand. While you wait and prepare to travel to Middle Earth, watch this latest video, courtesy of Air New Zealand. Although I always watch air safety videos/demonstrations (it’s like a personal ritual when I fly), for most people this will probably be the only safety video they’ll watch beginning to end…
So, what’s your favourite part?
P.S. Adore the accents!
P.P.S. I’ll take an elf steward any time!
Over the weekend I went to visit a friend in Birmingham and somehow, in between φαβα (fava), Μελιτζανοσαλατα (Melitzanosalata) and Ratatouille (the Pixar movie, not the dish in this case) we ended up on the topic of The Hobbit, browsing the official blog and watching one of the production videos. This morning another one of those vlogs popped up (via the Guardian), giving us a tour around the studios where a lot of the filming has been taking place.
- Janie Jones – stars Abigail Breslin, the American child actress who lit up the screen in the indie hit Little Miss Sunshine (2006).
- 너는 펫 (Neoneun Pet/You’re My Pet) – latest teaser trailer for the Korean film remake of the dorama きみはペット (Kimi wa Petto / You’re My Pet).
- Lars von Trier’s Melancholia
And for good fun, a joke trailer:
- The Lord of Recycling – parody on The Lord of the Rings.