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     Charlie Rose interviews Steve Jobs and John Lasseter (1996)

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Back in 1996, Lasseter talks about the brand new Toy Story, Steve Jobs, owner of Pixar, was about a year away from returning as Apple's CEO. This is great. < < < more > > > less < < <



#steve jobs #apple #pixar #disney #lasseter

     1978 Boba Fett Star Wars Cartoon from the Christmas Special

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Long-lost Boba Fett cartoon, part of the infamous Star Wars Holiday Special that aired only once, never to see the light of day again.. (except on the internet...) that introduces the iconic bounty hunter. So it turns out the old Nelvana cartoon can be found as an easter egg in tne new Star Wars blu-rays. So why not update this car ... < < < more > > > less < < <



#star wars #empire strikes back #bounty hunter #boba fett #moebius

     Interview with AKIRA creator Katsuhiro Otomo

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Katsuhiro Otomo, master creator and director of the 1988 Anime masterpiece AKIRA, shares his wisdom, in this interview conducted after the movie was completed. Originally included on the Japanese Laserdisc of Akira, it was released in 1993 by Pioneer LDC. < < < more > > > less < < <



#filmmaking #manga #interview #apocalyptic #scifi #akira #film classics #cyberpunk #metal hurlant #mutants #otomo

     The making of GHOST IN THE SHELL (1995)

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GHOST IN THE SHELL (1995) - Production Report, was a documentary originally included in the film´s dvd release back in the 90s. A spiritual successor to 1988´s masterpiece AKIRA, GHOST IN THE SHELL is the cyberpunk adventure of technologically-enhanced cyborgs whose upgrades are so pervasive that they have reached a point in their e ... < < < more > > > less < < <



#scifi #cyberpunk #androids #robots #moebius #mamoru oshii #metal hurlant #ghost in the shell #akira #hackers

     The making of GHOST IN THE SHELL 2 INNOCENCE

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2004 sequel of the 1995 original Anime masterpiece, which inspired the Wachowskis to ape its visual style into a hyper-adrenalized live-action ride known collectively as, THE MATRIX! "Innocence" is an over-philosophical attempt at entering the world of physical avatars, dolls and robots, created in the image of its mortal creators in ... < < < more > > > less < < <



#manga #anime #hypnotic #mamoru oshii #moebius #blade runner #androids #cyberpunk #metal hurlant #japanese chants

     The Cabinet of Dr Caligari

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The original horror movie, the one with the original twist, the one and only, "The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari." "Historically Important horror film in the German Expressionist style that continues to influence filmmakers today. At a fair, Alan and his fiancée Jane meet Dr. Caligari and his somnambulist, Cesare, who can predict the futu ... < < < more > > > less < < <



#horror #german expressionism #caligari #twist #classic

     Restored METROPOLIS is now AWESOME

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For the first time since its debut in 1927, a two-hour-and-27-minute version of Fritz Lang's masterwork — a version that includes 25 minutes of previously lost footage — will be generally available. To see the film as the director intended, on the big screen with an original score recorded by a 60-piece orchestra, greatly enhances the ... < < < more > > > less < < <

#metropolis #fritz lang #robot #scifi #iconic

     Mark Hamill & Harrison Ford on Today 1980 part 1

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Luke Skywalker and Han Solo interviewed in 1980, a week before Empire Strikes Back arrived on Earth. < < < more > > > less < < <



#george lucas #harrison ford #empire strikes back #star wars #classic

     Visions of Independence at 2015 Sundance Film Festival

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George Lucas and Robert Redford —two iconic filmmakers who epitomize the spirit of independence in American cinema— join the Art of Film Weekend, a program celebrating the craft of filmmaking, at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, in a conversation with critic Leonard Maltin. < < < more > > > less < < <



#sundance #film festival #george lucas #robert redford #film directors #creative #icon

     THX 1138 - Audio Commentary by George Lucas & Walter Murch

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2004 DVD Audio Commentary with George Lucas & Walter Murch < < < more > > > less < < <



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     The Making of THX 1138

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Documentary about the making of George Lucas' first film, THX 1138, released in 1971. This Documentary was a bonus feature found in the film's 2004 DVD release. < < < more > > > less < < <



#thx 1138 #documentary #george lucas #film editing #sound design #walter murch #thx1138 #usc #1984 #orwellian #george orwell #behind the scenes #theater of noise #coppola #american zoetrope

     Electronic Labyrinth THX 1138 4EB

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A 1967 science fiction short film written and directed by George Lucas while he attended the University of Southern California's film school. The short was reworked as the 1971 theatrical feature THX-1138. In an underground city in a dystopian future, the protagonist, whose name is "THX 1138 4EB", is shown running through passageway ... < < < more > > > less < < <



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     THX 1138: A Look Back

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It seems paradoxical that THX 1138 should still be such a little known film given Lucas’s later success and fame, but in fact the earlier movie has been completely overlooked thanks to Star Wars. Star Wars so overshadows and overwhelms George Lucas’s career that even few of his fans know or have watched his earlier THX 1138, and even f ... < < < more > > > less < < <



#thx 1138 #george lucas #cyberpunk #1984 #coppola #american zoetrope #warner bros #francis ford coppola #theater of noise #walter murch #orwellian #sound design #film editing #thx1138

     THX 1138 - Original 1971 Trailer

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Set in the 25th century, the story centers around a man and a woman who rebel against their rigidly controlled society. Written and Directed by George Lucas. < < < more > > > less < < <



#thx 1138 #dystopian #underground #george lucas #american zoetrope #francis ford coppola #coppola #independent film #warner bros #1971 #film trailer #orwellian #1984 #thx1138 #walter murch

     STEVEN SPIELBERG - BBC TV - FILM COMMENT - 1984

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A great interview with Spielberg around the time that Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom was released. From the BBC in parternership with PBS. < < < more > > > less < < <



#spielberg #legend #bbc #genius #creative

     Why We Need More Space Adventures!

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Two depressing facts became apparent the other day: 1) NASA is so desperate to get people excited about space travel, they were willing to consider collaborating on the horror mockumentary Apollo 18. 2) The fall 2011 season is the first time there's been no TV show, on any network, featuring people on spaceships, since probably the mid ... < < < more > > > less < < <

#rant #star wars #star trek #space opera #asimov

     Insightful 14-year-old Interviews John Lennon - Awesome!

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In 1969, a 14-year-old Beatle fanatic named Jerry Levitan snuck into John Lennon's hotel room in Toronto and convinced him to do an interview. 38 years later, Levitan, director Josh Raskin and illustrators James Braithwaite and Alex Kurina have collaborated to create an animated short film using the original interview recording as the ... < < < more > > > less < < <



#john lennon #anti establishment #peace #icon #beatles

     James Cameron's Avatar Panel at Comic-Con 2009 Part 1

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James Cameron, "Titanic" director and "King of the World" talks at Comic Con 09 about scifi, other worlds, the idea of living outside our bodies, and AVATAR, his newest work 4 years in the making. The link forwards part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-GreWI45Qho Here is part 2: http://www.youtube.com/wa tch?v=RV9nn ... < < < more > > > less < < <

#james cameron #titanic #avatar #scifi #terminator

     Ridley Scott: Fox Searchlab Lectures

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Legendary director Ridley Scott's Fox Searchlab Lectures: Sir Ridley talks about his career, technique, and inspirations among many other insightful anecdotes from the past thirty years < < < more > > > less < < <



#alien #blade runner #legend #genius #visionary #visual master #guru #gladiator #storyboards #nostromo #filmmaker #replicants #director #rick deckard #hannibal

     Filmmaker: A Diary by George Lucas (1968)

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George Lucas was granted access to Francis Ford Coppola's making of "The Rain People", which allowed him to document in this movie the filmmaking process of a long shooting in many different locations; the working relations between director and his cast and crew; the obstacles in the filming process; and the way the creator of a work o ... < < < more > > > less < < <



#george lucas #francis ford coppola #coppola #star wars #apocalypse now #godfather #scholarship #legend #genius #documentary #interview #behind the scenes #warner bros #film school #the rain people

 
 
 

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