“ILM Presents: The Making of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” by Guyett, Tubach, Bigi and Seru

  • ©Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Daniele Bigi, and John Seru




    ILM Presents: The Making of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker


Project Affiliation:

    Industrial Light & Magic


    Join Industrial Light & Magic for a deep dive into the making of the final installment of the Skywalker saga, Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker. The team will pull back the curtain to reveal how they tackled the creation of the film’s 1,700+ visual effects shots. From practical models and miniatures to advanced digital simulations for pyrotechnics and a new fluid simulation system created to achieve the exceedingly high level of realism the filmmaker’s demanded, the team will delve will dig into what worked and what didn’t on the road to creating the final shots.


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