Sources tell that Star Wars: Episode VII will shoot in and around the city-state, which is part of the United Arab Emirates, beginning mid-May.
Sources also say it would be a four-week shoot.
Disney had no comment.
The J.J. Abrams-led production is seeking to re-create the desert planet Tatooine, which was the home of Anakin and Luke Skywalker as well as the headquarter of Jabba the Hutt.
由J.J. Abrams带领的拍摄小组想要在此复制Tatooine这个沙漠星球。Tatooine是Anakin和Luke Skywalker的家，同时也是Jabba the Hutt的总部。
And let’s not forget that the Jawas and the Tusken Raiders also roamed its wastes and rocky crags.