From 7 – 9 February 2019, there will be filming taking place for a Chinese feature film, with the working title ‘Vanguard’, directed by Stanley Tong. The production is aiming to capture footage of Chinatown whilst lanterns are in place for Chinese New Year Celebrations.
These are low impact events.
Key locations and timings include:
The filming will take place across three locations including, Wardour Street, Gerrard Street and Wellington Arch.
7am-12pm: Partial Road closure of Wardour Street to facilitate filming in safe filming area
12pm-5pm: Secure filming area on Gerrard Street during period of pedestrianisation
6:30am-11am: Camera crane on Wellington Arch
The production is also filming at Trafalgar Square during the Chinese New Year celebrations on Sunday 10th Feb.