Star Wars and the Maldives: What a blockbuster can do for a destination

The shooting of the iconic sci-fi film series Star Wars’ forthcoming spinoff film, Rogue One, in the Maldives has spurred discussion of its impact on local tourism. The film, shot in Laamu Atoll and slated for release in December this year, will feature several scenes of the Maldives’ virgin island landscape. Rogue One’s first poster […]