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From Star Wars to Indiana Jones

The Best of the Lucasfilm Archives

By Mark Cotta Vaz,and Shinji Hata

8-3/4 x 11-5/8 in; 216 pp;
Full-Color Photographs and Illustrations Throughout
Paperback
January 1995
ISBN 9780811809726
ISBN10 0811809722

SKU# 9780811809726

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George Lucas has produced some of the most popular movies ever, including the classic Star Wars and Indiana Jones trilogies. Thanks to Lucas's foresight and the dedication of Lucasfilm archivists, the artifacts used in the making of his film...
From Star Wars to Indiana Jones


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From Star Wars to Indiana Jones

George Lucas has produced some of the most popular movies ever, including the classic Star Wars and Indiana Jones trilogies. Thanks to Lucas's foresight and the dedication of Lucasfilm archivists, the artifacts used in the making of his films have been painstakingly preserved. From Star Wars to Indiana Jones presents some of the best of Lucasfilm's enduring creations, from Yoda and R2-D2 to the Ark of the Covenant and the Holy Grail. Now readers everywhere can take a tour of the marvelous world of the Lucasfilm Archives, with its incredible collection of costumes, props, puppets, models, and matte paintings used in the making of both the Star Wars and Indiana Jones movies. Veterans of the legendary first Industrial Light & Magic effects team that created Star Wars share their secrets, along with an astonishing array of behind-the-scenes production illustrations, storyboards, and prototypesmany appearing for the first time in book formall accompanied by a lively text that tells the fascinating stories behind the art of movie-making. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of full-color photographs and illustrations, this treasury captures the remarkable imagery, as well as the wonder, of the Lucasfilm universe in an essential acquisition for countless fans the world over.

 

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8-3/4 x 11-5/8 in; 216 pp;
Full-Color Photographs and Illustrations Throughout
Paperback
January 1995
ISBN 9780811809726
ISBN10 0811809722
Mark Cotta Vaz recently completed his 19th book, a biography of Merian C. Cooper, creator of King Kong which is scheduled to be published by Random House in 2005. Vaz's books on movie history include Industrial Light + Magic: Into the Digital Realm, which documents the second decade of George Lucas' famed visual effects house. He's currently working with filmmaker Leslie Iwerks on the history of Pixar Animation Studios, which will be published by Chronicle in 2005. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Shinji Hata is an award-winning author who organized the successful 1993 George Lucas Exhibition. He lives in Osaka, Japan.