Cinematographer Bradford Young (Arrival, Selma, A Most Violent Year) frames up a handheld shot of Chewbacca on the set of Solo: A Star Wars Story. That’s actor Warwick Davis behind Chewie. Davis first appeared as the Ewok Wicket in Return of the Jedi and has since played various roles in The Phantom Menace, The Force Awakens, Rogue One, and The Last Jedi.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
Who the Devil Shot It: cinematographer Steve Yedlin
Director: Rian Johnson
Photos from the official Star Wars website. The Last Jedi hits theaters on December 15th.
In commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the original Star Wars’s theatrical release, here’s a look back at the space saga’s history through its posters. Also check out this interesting read from Film School Rejects’ William Dass detailing the stories behind some of these iconic pieces of movie art. Continue Reading ›
Shooting inserts of the wampa snow creature for the Hoth-set portion of The Empire Strikes Back (1980). Pic via the awesome creature effects tribute site Monster Legacy.