Not only was the icy world of Kijimi a beautifully designed location in The Rise of Skywalker, evoking busy Japanese architecture, but beyond that it paid homage to Akira Kurosawa’s 1958 film Hidden Fortress, just as A New Hope was thematically influenced by another Kurosawa classic, Seven Samurai.
Pasaana Pursuit: Creating the Speeder Chase – Dive into the making of the movie’s epic landspeeder chase and discover how this spectacular sequence was brought to the screen.
Aliens in the Desert – See what it took to create the Pasaana desert scenes, from the sheer scale and complexity of the shoot to its colorful details.
D-O: Key to the Past – Explore the ship that connects Rey to the mystery of her missing parents and get to know the galaxy’s newest, irresistible droid.
Warwick & Son – Warwick Davis, who played Wicket in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, dons the Ewok costume once more; this time joined by his son Harrison.
Cast of Creatures – The team behind the film’s memorable creatures reveal the puppetry, makeup, prosthetics and digital magic that bring them to life!
The Maestro’s Finale – Composer John Williams reflects on his body of work for the Star Wars saga and shares insights on scoring Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.
- Hardcover Book
- Szostak, Phil (Author)
- English (Publication Language)
- 256 Pages - 03/31/2020 (Publication Date) - Abrams (Publisher)