George lucas is a writer, producer and director known for his creation of the enormously successful 'star wars' and 'indiana jones' film franchises. George lucas has often said that his original idea for the project that evolved into star wars was to remake the flash gordon movie serials from the 1930s (a serial is a movie shown in weekly installments of about 10-20 minutes each. George lucas inspirational speech - creator of star wars george lucas is a writer, producer and director known for his creation of the enormously successful 'star wars' and 'indiana jones' film. George lucas talks 'star wars' fluke & early career at tribeca film festival few were dressed in star wars costumes at the george lucas/stephen colbert event, but there were one or two lightsabers. Before working on the rough draft, lucas started making lists of the various ideas he had written down before in the journal of the whills (a two-page idea fragment) and the star wars treatment (dated may 1973, this is a 14-page treatment that evolved from the journal of the whills), and one of the names he had listed down was a general vader.
George lucas became famous for creating the star wars sci-fi franchise millions of viewers worldwide have been captivated by the adventures of three rebels, two bumbling droids, and an endearing wookie a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. George lucas never made star wars out of thin air,he took inspiration from some real life events and also from some classic films, some books or tv series which george lucas watched during his childhood days. The young george lucas preferred fantasy, adrenaline, and drag racing i said, 'i will never go to work every day doing the same thing day in and day out,' lucas told usa today in 2008.
George lucas, one of the greatest entrepreneurs in this star system, did not simply create a fantasy empire or a business empire he established a philosophy, one that has shaped our culture for decades so much of what lucas created in the series is applicable in business and in life. Campbell's ideas and themes eventually went on to become the inspiration for star wars luke skywalker was born before reading campbell's books, george lucas had a wide encompassing script with hundreds of characters and numerous side stories, and was having difficulties focusing his ideas into one complete story. George lucas discusses how star wars got made after the success of his film, american graffiti subscribe to this channel for more exclusive videos from the afi archive: . Star wars bits: ron howards gets real about trolls, some seriously great collectibles, and some 'solo' number crunching it's time for 'star wars' to bring back (and properly explore) zam. George lucas came up with star wars names, based on other languages and from other myths his main goal was to create names that gave star wars the feel of being in another galaxy, while at the same time still sounding pleasant and not too sci-fi-ish.
Lucas was quite candid about the connection campbell's work has to the star wars series and discussed themes of religion and the struggle of good versus evil i'm telling an old myth in a new. Find out how this planet's real-life history inspired filmmaker george lucas to create his sci-fi saga in a galaxy far, far away when george lucas developed the storyline for star wars.
George lucas wrote star wars shortly after the cultural revolution of the '60s he sensed a spiritual void i wanted it to be a traditional moral study, to have some sort of palpable precepts in it that children could understand, said lucas, in a recent new yorker interview. All the key works of science fiction cinema feed into star wars in some way or another - lucas's films are nothing if not an enthusiastic rummage through all the iconography of populist futurism. George lucas, writer: star wars george walton lucas, jr was raised on a walnut ranch in modesto, california his father was a stationery store owner and he had three siblings. Star wars may have recently flown into the wonderful world of disney, but george lucas was a diehard disney fan before the fantasy came true he then made a magically shocking admission at the d23 expo aka disneycon: jar-jar binks, the excessively annoying kazoo-voiced gungan who inspired such legendary merch as the infamous tongue lollipop.
George lucas was an avid admirer of campbell's writings, and used them as a direct reference in his creation of star wars the two didn't meet face to face until after lucas had already finished his original trilogy of films. George walton lucas, jr (born may 14, 1944) is a four-time academy award-nominated american film and television writer, director, and producerhe is best known as creator of the epic star wars saga and the archaeologist-adventurer character indiana jones. A long time ago in a studio far, far away, filmmaker george lucas created one of the seminal works of science fiction: the star wars movie series nearly 40 years later, the ideas introduced by.