Director Steven Spielberg.

Set building begins on Govan Docks for Steven Spielberg’s new movie 1917

A new movie from Steven Spielberg and Skyfall director Sam Mendes set to be filmed in Scotland has begun building sets at the Govan Docks, the Scotsman can exclusively reveal.

It seems the film crews and set designers are already on site ahead of the main shoot. Main Picture: Steven Spielberg (PA)

Existing buildings on the site will be extended for the filming sequence according to the plans.

5. Extensions will be made to existing buildings

Existing buildings on the site will be extended for the filming sequence according to the plans.
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One of the dock buildings is already being extended to two storeys.

6. Building extensions have already begun

One of the dock buildings is already being extended to two storeys.
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The new film will follow previous shoots like the one for Benedict Cumberbatch's TV show Melrose

7. Previous filming in the city

The new film will follow previous shoots like the one for Benedict Cumberbatch's TV show Melrose
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The Sherlock star coud possibly return to the city where he shot sequences for his TV show Melrose.

8. Benedict Cumberbatch returns

The Sherlock star coud possibly return to the city where he shot sequences for his TV show Melrose.
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