Director Mark Waters searched the globe for just the right locations for the popular Y.A. series to make its big screen debut.
Although Montana mountains had to be added by the effects team later, one of the reasons Charter House was so ideal for Vampire Academy was that, “like most rich private schools, they go on lots of vacations. And because they have all this vacation time, we were able to shoot for a big two-week block where we took over the school,” says director Mark Waters.
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