Monday, 28 July 2014
BEHIND THE SCENES: MIXING WITH ICONS...
UK script continuity supervisor Ann Skinner hangs around with a certain beloved Wookiee during filming of STAR WARS finale medal ceremony sequence, packed with around 200 extras playing Rebels at Shepperton Studios during May 1976.
Miss Skinner's all-important, note-filled continuity script is going to be showcased as part of a special rarity museum exhibit at the London BFI later this year, celebrating over three months a rich and very diverse season (though mostly British) of British created film and TV sci-fi- SCI-FI: DAYS OF FEAR AND WONDER. More info here: The BFI takes a giant leap into Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder | BFI
Rare Behind-the-Scenes Photos From the Set of the Original 'Star Wars'
He may not have received a medal of heroism at Yavin, but Chewbacca eventually got special recognition via Carrie Fisher and an adoring audience, at the 1997 MTV MOVIE AWARDS: Chewbacca gets Lifetime achievement award