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Star Wars: Episode VIII may film in Dubrovnik

The historic walled city of Dubrovnik in southern Croatia, famous for being the location for King’s landing in the Game of Thrones TV series, looks likely to be one of the filming locations for the next Star Wars movie.

Dubrovnik, Croatia.
Dubrovnik, Croatia. Image by Ivan Ivankovic / CC BY 2.0

At the moment the news is just a rumour circulating online that the Croatian authorities refuse to confirm or deny, but the Croatian news source Dnevnik believes this is because they are contractually obliged to keep quiet, and that filming may begin as early as March.

Read more: croatiaweek.com