After ten days of filming Fast&Furious, Tbilisi citizens have something to joke about
28 August, 2019
Filming of The Fast and the Furious 10 was started on the 18th of August in Georgia (It will take part in two cities – Tbilisi and Rustavi) and will last until the 20th of September. While some of the streets and avenues are completely closed for traffic and pedestrians (they are only allowed to walk only at night, when they are not filming), some posts and edited pictures have started to appear on social networks, combining scenes from the iconic
movie and the Georgian everyday reality.

For example, on the cover photo actor Vin Diesel personifies Georgian taxi driver, saying: I will drive you to Delisi (Metro Station in Tbilisi).

On the same picture there is a different question: Are there any traffic jams on the river Mtkvari embankment?



The picture below shows Vin Diesel standing in front of car parts shop laughing apparently at services.



There are also some videos recorded by residents of nearby buildings showing how The Fast and the Furious 9 is being filmed.

Video below shows filming of The Fast and The Furious on the Vazha Pshavela avenue, while video above shows filming on the Shota Rustaveli avenue in Tbilisi.


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