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Star Wars Documentary: From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (Part 9 of 9)

The last part of the Star Wars documentary takes us in front of George Lucas who reminds us that the effects have no meaning if there is no underlying story and that the entire series is about the human frailties, not about meanness or even technology. The human element can be seen in any part […]

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Star Wars Documentary: From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (Part 8 of 9)

In the 8th part of the Star Wars documentary we learn how hard it was to create a new language, the language of the ewok and that the final battle of the ewoks vs The Empire was supposed to be a battle between the whookies and The Empire. George Lucas explained once again that the […]

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Star Wars Documentary: From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (Part 7 of 9)

In 7th part of this Star Wars Documentary George Lucas speaks about the characters and the importance of how people play them. C-3PO was meant to be a simple robot, with no possible future in the series, but Tony Daniels, the one who wore the threepio costume, has played his servant interpretation so good that […]

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Star Wars Documentary: From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (Part 6 of 9)

Part 6 of the Star Wars documentary presents us the visual speeds and the themes of the saga. As you might remember, the action in Star Wars, especially the space battles, are happening at a very big speed. George Lucas has to think of ideas on how to create these good looking high speeds by […]

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Star Wars Documentary: From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (Part 5 of 9)

In Arizona George Lucas has set a big stage for the final fight with Jabba the Hut. 100 labors worked 4 months to build the barge 212 feet long and 80 feet high. the final battles had to be in a great scene. George Lucas himself said that film creators create such great environments not […]

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Star Wars Documentary: From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (Part 4 of 9)+Bonus

In this fourth documentary we learn that 90 people worked on getting life into the masks and puppets that were used in the Star Wars movie for the Jabba sequence. The life was hard inside the costumes and the artists needed to take air as often as they could. One months has to pass until […]

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Star Wars Documentary: From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (Part 3 of 9)

In this third part of the Star Wars documentary we learn about the slug-like crime lord Jabba the Hutt, from Episode VI Return of the Jedi. This monster had to be created with a lot of though and creativity. Four to six men would handle the giant puppet that costed over 500 000 dollars to […]

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Star Wars Documentary: From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (Part 2 of 9)

Star Wars was among the movies that inspired many to become the geeks they are today. In this second part of the documentary we will learn about the costumes used int he movies. In certain parts of the movies they had to use 80 different costumes for as much as 80 alien characters. The creative […]

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Star Wars Documentary: From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (Part 1 of 9)

Star Wars was the movie of my childhood. Alongside with Star Trek this movie made me wanna become an astronaut. That din’t happen, but I still remained a fan of science and technology. In the documentary, of which you can see part I in the video from above, we learn how hard it was to […]

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