post Japanese fans get early glimpse of Clone Wars film and TV show

July 7th, 2008

Filed under: Star Wars: The Clone Wars — admin @ 4:46 pm

Japanese fans will see clips from Lucasfilm Animation’s “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” at Star Wars Celebration Japan, a three-day event in Tokyo starting July 19.

“Clone Wars” director Dave Filoni will fill in fans on the pic’s production in a Q&A with Japanese animator Atsushi Takeuchi, whose credits include “Ghost in the Shell” and “The Sky Crawlers.”

Fans will also get a glimpse of an episode of the “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” TV series that will air this fall in the U.S., as well as meet “Star Wars” actors including Mark Hamill, the original Luke Skywalker, and Anthony Daniels, the original C-3PO.

“Star Wars: The Clone Wars.” opens in the U.S. on Aug. 15 and in Japan on Aug. 23.

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  1. Hello I work for a collectors’ website and we just ran a special Star Wars feature week with interviews and awesome collection pics. Thought you may want to check it out:

    Comment by bryell — July 9, 2008 @ 5:32 pm

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