Actor Chris Hemsworth has began taking pictures for Marvel’s Thor: Love And Thunder with director Taika Waititi in Australia.
The shoot started on January 26, celebrated as Australia Day. The crew started the taking pictures with a ceremony that includes the Gamay dancers of Gadigal and Bidiagal Nation and karakia from Te Aranganui, that are indigenous tribes of Australia. Chris and Taika shared images from the ceremony on their social media.
Sharing the images on Instagram, Chris Hemsworth wrote, “An exquisite begin to our shoot right this moment with a Welcome to Nation ceremony from the Gamay dancers of the Gadigal and Bidiagal Nation and efficiency and karakia by Maori dancers from Te Aranganui. Indigenous Australians could also be simply as pleased with this nation, however many see January 26th as a date signifying the start of dispossession, illness epidemics, frontier violence, destruction of tradition, exploitation, abuse, separation of households and subjection to insurance policies of utmost social management. Let’s start the therapeutic and stand collectively in unity and assist with our First Nations folks with solidarity and compassion. Let’s discover a date the place all Australians can have a good time this stunning nation collectively. #changethedate @taikawaititi #thorloveandthunder 📷 @jasinboland.”
Taika Waititi in the meantime tweeted, “Began Love & Thunder with Welcome to Nation ceremony from Gamay dancers of Gadigal & Bidiagal Nation and karakia from Te Aranganui. I encourage all movie makers to interact with 1st nations peoples each time taking pictures your movies. It’s value it and it’s the best factor to do.”
Began Love & Thunder with Welcome to Nation ceremony from Gamay dancers of Gadigal & Bidiagal Nation and karakia from Te Aranganui. I encourage all movie makers to interact with 1st nations peoples each time taking pictures your movies. It’s value it and it’s the best factor to do.🖤💛❤️ pic.twitter.com/Rhhvt2zFNE
— Taika Waititi (@TaikaWaititi) January 27, 2021
The Kiwi filmmaker had beforehand directed Thor Ragnarok and has resumed directorial duties for Thor’s fourth solo outing.
In Thor: Love and Thunder, Natalie Portman and Tessa Thompson will reprise their roles from earlier Thor movies. Christian Bale is about to enter MCU with this movie as he performs Gorr the God Butcher. Matt Damon will even be seen within the film. He had a cameo in Thor Ragnarok as properly.
Chris Pratt, who performs Star Lord in MCU, will reprise his function within the Taika Waititi directorial. Karen Gillan’s Nebula will even begin taking pictures for the movie quickly.
Thor: Love and Thunder is about to launch in Could 2022.