Promotional documentary television special filmed at the London East End Docklands area and River Thames for the filming of the opening boat chase for _World Is Not Enough, The (1999)_. The documentary examines the role of the second unit and examines in technical detail the staging of the boat chase sequence including construction, problems and difficulties, scheduling, weather conditions, testing, stunts, safety, speed, distance, landings, floatation, injury, gadgets, explosions, rescues, rehearsals, filming and shooting on water. Written by
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The boat chase was not originally intended to be part of the opening sequence but test audiences indicated that the jump out of the window opener was not exciting enough. As such, the boat chase was brought forward and had to be shortened. As it is now, the Bilbao - Mi6 HQ - Boat Chase opener is still the longest pre-credits sequence ever in a James Bond movie. See more
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