It all begins at Winterfell…
We revealed last week the first official photo of the season 8 of Game of Thrones, posted by EW magazine. In the columns of the american publication, also to be found a few juicy details on this last chapter. Including spoilers, promising on the opening scene of this final season 8.
The final of Game of Thrones almost went out in the trilogy at the cinema
“Season 8 opens in Winterfell, with an episode that contains a lot of references to the pilot of the series”, tells EW, well informed. “But instead of the procession of king Robert, it is Daenerys and her army arrive in the citadel of the North. What follows is a mix of thrilling and tense of characters – some of whom have never met before – as they prepare to face the inevitable invasion of the Army of the Dead !”
Bryan Cogman, producer, summed up in the wake : “What are all these characters from disparate unite to face a common enemy, while juggling with their past and defining the person they want to be, in the face of certain death”.
Beyond this opening sequence, the EW magazine looks back on the battle huge as a reserve this season 8, which was performed in 55 nights of filming just to film the scenes in the open air of the battle at Winterfell. This filming was then moved into the studio, where the director, Miguel Sapochnik has continued to turn the same battle for weeks. “It’s brutal, “says Peter Dinklage. “Next, the Battle of the bastards (season 6) looks like an amusement park !”
We can’t wait to see it on the screen right now. The season 8 of Game of Thrones will begin in 2019 on HBO and in France on OCS.