The Wellington producer-director Peter Jackson is the new owner of The Film Unit, which is the only one-stop post-production facility in New Zealand.
The purchase of the post-production facility will greatly enhance Peter Jackson’s ability to produce this movie cheaply and on schedule. This move sounds a lot like some of the moves this guy George made here in the States. Maybe Peter is taking a play out of the Lucas playbook.
Peter Jackson sat down for a small featurette to discuss taking The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit into 4k.