“Black Sails” filmed at Cape Town Studios

by admin, December 7, 2014

Set in 1720, the Pirate drama Black Sails is pitched as a prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic pirate novel Treasure Island and follows the adventures of Captain Flint. Filmed on location at Cape Town Studios in South Africa where they replicated the region for the Bahamas. South Africa was chosen as the filming location due to the right combination of finances and skilled crew, as well as the availability of sound stages at Cape Town Studios.