Take a look at what he had to say, along with a brief rundown of a scene between Logan (Hugh Jackman), Yukio (Rila Fukushima), and Shingen Yashida (Hiroyuki Sanada).
Just finished pages. Made some tweaks. Scribbled out fresh shot list. About to head to set for day 14 of THE WOLVERINE.— James Mangold (@mang0ld) August 15, 2012
Amazing images being made. Great actors in this show. Exhilarating to direct a in multiple languages. Real emotion transcends language.— James Mangold (@mang0ld) August 15, 2012
Today I am starting an intense set piece of action and drama at the Yashida Compound set. Logan, Yukio and Shingen.— James Mangold (@mang0ld) August 15, 2012
This confirms a report from last August, when the filmmaker said this will be a "foreign language superhero drama," since it will be shot in both Japan and Australia. We'll be keeping an eye on the filmmaker's Twitter account from now on, to see if any more intriguing tidbits are revealed while production continues.
The Wolverine was released July 26th, 2013 and stars Hugh Jackman, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima, Hiroyuki Sanada, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Brian Tee, Hal Yamanouchi, Will Yun Lee. The film is directed by James Mangold.