The Making of Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace

Ausgabe • Sachbuch

The Making of Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace (10.05.1999)
Montag, 10. Mai 1999
  • bei Del Rey
  • Hardcover, 192 Seiten
  • ISBN 978-0-345-43111-0
  • $39,95 USD
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In 1977, George Lucas brought Star Wars to the big screen–and made science-fiction cinema history. Now, more than twenty years later, the visionary writer-director, his brilliant crew of special-effects wizards, and an exciting cast of talented stars have united to make the long-awaited and eagerly anticipated Episode I of the Star Wars epic.

Star Wars: The Making of Episode I is your exclusive entrée to the behind-the-scenes world where the wonders of the newest chapter in the Star Wars saga are brought to life by masters of movie-making magic. Join authors Laurent Bouzereau and Jody Duncan for a tour de Force through every fascinating facet of production on the dream project of the decade:

  • A series of exclusive interviews with George Lucas as he discusses the genesis of the Star Wars story, from themes to scenes to dialogue
  • The development of such classic characters as young Jedi student Obi-Wan Kenobi and R2-D2–plus intriguing newcomers Anakin Skywalker, Qui-Gon Jinn, Queen Amidala, and Jar Jar Binks
  • The creation of new state-of-the-art creatures and special effects by the legendary Industrial Light & Magic team
  • Pre-production: from storyboarding, set-building, and model-making to costume design and the casting of pivotal roles
  • Post-production: Including editing, scoring, and combining computer generated effects with live-action footage
  • Shooting in England, Italy, and Tunisia, with stars Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, and Natalie Portman

Lavishly illustrated throughout with hundreds of drawings and photographs, Star Wars: The Making of Episode I is the ultimate companion volume for fans of the film that launches the thrilling next phase in this exciting saga.

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