Behind the scenes of LOTR movies

After seeing this video, I checked Lord of the Rings DVD/BluRay appendices and bonus content. Funny how I watched the original trilogy countless times (director’s cut clearly) but never explored these before. Full playlist is here:

My favorite is a documentary on Weta Workshop. The amount of craftmanship that went into making these movies is remarkable. LOTR was already my favorite trilogy of all time but now I hold it in even higher regard.