Mad Max: Fury Road

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The Plot

Follow the journey of warrior Imperator Furiosa (Charlize Theron) and outsider Max Rockatansky (Tom Hardy) as they fight to escape the ruthless assailant, Joe, and his henchmen in a high-speed chase through the desert after the downfall of civilisation.

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Landmarks and Locations

  • Namib Desert, Namibia
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Why You Should Visit

Popular for the film industry but a hidden gem for tourists, Namibia and the Namib Desert will make for a trip that you’ll never forget. Whether you’re a movie buff or a travel lover, the filming location for Mad Max ticks both boxes.

Destination Film Facts
  • Did You Know?

    To stay competitive, Namibia's film industry is working with the government to provide more incentives for international film, documentary and TV companies. This includes marketing efforts to get more movies made in Namibia and providing training in film production for locals.

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    The Namibia Filming Commission manages filming permits in Namibia and approved Mad Max with rehabilitation requirements for any environmental damage.

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    It was filmed in the oldest desert in the world, the Namib Desert, where temperatures reach over 100 degrees Celsius.