Flavorwire Exclusive: Storyboards From the Original ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy
Star Wars fans, rejoice — today is the big day that Lucasfilm opens up the archives and bestows upon you Star Wars Storyboards: The Original Trilogy, a hardbound, coffee-table-style book collecting the complete storyboards for the first three films (in order of release, anyway) of George Lucas’ iconic space opera. And since we love seeing classic movies in their ink-and-paper form, the folks at Lucasfilm and Abrams Books were kind enough to share a few of the ‘boards with us (including a handful that are exclusive to this site). Check ‘em all out after the jump:
Fun fact: Storyboard artist Joe Johnston would go on to become a successful director in his own right, helming such films as Jumanji and Captain America: The First Avenger.