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Star Wars : Frames (Hardcover)

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After George Lucas finished work on Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, he wanted to look back on theStar Wars saga with an entirely new point of view: isolating stills, or frames, from each of the sixStar Wars films, focusing on them intensely as works of photography and design, and reproducing them in a book. For two years Lucas went through more than 150,000 frames per film, editing more than 1 million frames down to the 1,416 images that now compriseStar Wars: Frames, a testament to the hard work, craftsmanship, and dedication evident in every frame of every film.Star Wars: Frames brings together Lucas’s personal shot-by-shot selections into a lavishly designed two-volume hardcover setone volume for the Original Trilogy and one volume for the Prequel Trilogy. For collectors and fans,Star Wars: Frames is the ultimate look on this grand project devoted to a cinematic phenomenonand the ultimateStar Wars collector’s tome.Praise for Star Wars: Frames:Wonderful.” Star Wars Insider magazineGeorge Lucas and company pored over the Star Wars films to distill the story into its visual essence and packaged the resulting images in the new book,Frames.” Fast Company’s Co.Create blogStunning.” Boing BoingThis edition is solid.”  Gizmodo
After George Lucas finished work on Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, he wanted to look back on the Star Wars saga with an entirely new point of view: isolating stills, or frames, from each of the six Star Wars films, focusing on them intensely as works of photography and design, and reproducing them in a book. For two years Lucas went through more than 150,000 frames per film, editing more than 1 million frames down to the 1,416 images that now comprise Star Wars: Frames, a testament to the hard work, craftsmanship, and dedication evident in every frame of every film. Star Wars: Frames brings together Lucas?s personal shot-by-shot selections into a lavishly designed two-volume hardcover set?one volume for the Original Trilogy and one volume for the Prequel Trilogy. For collectors and fans, Star Wars: Frames is the ultimate look on this grand project devoted to a cinematic phenomenon?and the ultimate Star Wars collector?s tome.

Praise for Star Wars: Frames:

?Wonderful.? ?Star Wars Insider magazine

Number of Pages: 2
Genre: Performing Arts, Art
Sub-Genre: Film + Video / General, Reference
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Harry N Abrams Inc
Language: English
Street Date: October 29, 2013
TCIN: 14615043
UPC: 9781419704703
Item Number (DPCI): 247-08-0984
$86.99
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