Author(s): Phil Szostak; Rian Johnson (Foreword by); Lucasfilm LTD Staff (Illustrator)
Art & Design
Written and directed by Rian Johnson (Looper, The Brothers Bloom, Brick)and production designed by Rick Heinrichs (Fargo, The Big Lebowski, The Nightmare Before Christmas,Captain America: The First Avenger), Star Wars: The Last Jedi, like every chapter before it, owes its visual language and fully imagined cinematic landscape to an incomparable art department: the Lucasfilm "visualists." The Art of Star Wars: The Last Jedi explores their vision and illuminates their creative process in stunning detail. Featuring concept art, costume sketches, and storyboards, this book takes fans on a deep dive into the development of the fantastic worlds, characters, and creatures--both old and new--of The Last Jedi. Exclusive interviews with the filmmakers and with the Lucasfilm visualists provides a running commentary on this unforgettable art, and reveals the inspirations behind moviemaking magic at its finest.