‘Moonfall’ is a science fiction movie revolving around a diverse group of people who have to stay on the moon, orbiting the planet Earth. As the mysterious force throws the moon into its path, all hope is set in the group to prevent a major catastrophe. However, it does not take them long to realize that the satellite Earth is not what people thought it was.
Included with Patrick Wilson, Halle Berry, Kelly Yu, John Bradley, and Donald Sutherland, among a few others, a tragic drama takes place on Earth, on the Moon, and everywhere in between. An important part of the movie shows the massive destruction of our planet and space travel. Naturally, you should be curious about where the movie was shot. Moonfall.
Moonfall Movie Filming Locations
‘Moonfall‘ was recorded in Canada and the USA, especially in Montreal, Mascouche, and Los Angeles. It is reported that the movie was supposed to start filming in the spring of 2020. However, the Covid-19 epidemic caused a delay in the production process.
Later, in October 2020, it was reported that cameras had begun playing the sci-fi tragedy drama. Apparently, the main photography was wrapped up about three months later.
Montréal in the province of Québec serves as an important filmmaking center. As a sci-fi drama, most of it was shot using special effects. Therefore, MTL Grandé Studios in Pointe-Saint-Charles provided the necessary resources. Located in 1862 rue Le Ber, Montreal, the studio offers five fully customizable sections and workshops linked to office spaces.
Most of the space travel and disaster sequences were recorded using green and blue screens in the studio. The team has worked closely with NASA to ensure that things appear to be as realistic as possible. In fact, the astronaut was present at the set while NASA and space-related scenes were still in operation. Residents of Montreal may see even a few of the city and surrounding areas featured in the Moonfall movie.
Apparently, a few local shots were fitted with a lens in Los Angeles. One can see the Griffith Observatory is one of the shorts. The City of Angels is a famous production center, considering the well-equipped studio buildings, the diverse landscapes, and the highly skilled recording crew.
Not surprisingly, a large number of people in the entertainment industry call the city their home. Some of the most popular venues in films and TV shows are the Vista Theater, the Herald Examiner Building, and the Union Station.
Another important place in Québec that serves as the production area for this movie is Mascouche. The village is located at the base of the island of Montréal. Another important external sequence was shot at a plot of land near Highway 640.
An open set was built in the area of CentrOparc, formerly the Mascouche airport. Other reports said there was a house built at the scene of the shooting. In addition, Los Angeles police cars and vans were also seen on the set. Moonfall.