UPPER RISSINGTON

Contributed by: The James Bond Movie Encyclopedia by Steven Jay Rubin

Site of a former RAF airfield in Gloucestershire, England, that was utilized to help complete a slippery car chase that began on the Vatnajökull ice cap in Iceland for Die Another Day. A two-hundred-person construction crew spent weeks prior to filming carefully setting up backdrops and building life-size 3-D icebergs, creating a set about the size of five soccer fields. Synthetic snow was added to complete the illusion.

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