George lucas' prize-winning student short film electronic labyrinth: thx-1138 4eb is getting a digital release on the facebook channel dust. George lucas began making experimental films as an undergraduate student at the university of southern california his 1971 award-winning student film. (cnn) here's a look at the life of filmmaker george lucas thx-1138:4eb wins the best film award at the national student film festival. While making thx 1138 in 1970, writer/director george lucas told composer lalo a man whose fascination for japanese cinema had become a being made while a student on placement a decade earlier had taught him.
The creator of star wars has become an industry unto himself, but george lucas had some inauspicious beginnings he first enrolled at. Gunpowder & sky has announced that its sci-fi channel dust will stream electronic labyrinth: thx 1138 4eb, the short usc film that helped. The plot of this short film revolves around the young george lucas in his senior year together until he meets a beautiful girl with big hair in the student theatre.
Student connections george lucas: a galaxy of myth, money and kids after making the first films of his initial star wars trilogy, mr lucas explained, i wanted to make a kids' film that would strengthen contemporary. Long before star wars or even thx-1138 george lucas was an ordinary usc film student for his senior thesis film he, along with 13 other. Here is a project i edited back in 1999 the early days of viral video :) 1967 film student george lucas has writer's block trying to finish his. George lucas's influence is all over solo: a star wars story, director ron howard says solo, the latest movie in the star wars franchise, is expected to this breakout lead used her 'star wars' salary to pay off student.
“i'm not supposed to say this,” lucas half-jokingly smirked “i wasn't supposed to say it then, but this is a film for 12-year-olds” it's a project he. Look at life is a short student film by george lucas, produced for a course in animation while lucas was a film student at usc film school the film's running . Before he was conducting space operas or spraying graffiti across american movie screens, george lucas was a student at the university of. Although movie critics have never considered george lucas an auteur, for untold millions of “star wars” fans he remains an unrivaled fount of.
Films by jean-luc godard, george lucas says, do not play modesto short which won him first prize in the national student film festival. While george lucas and his mentor and friend, francis ford coppola capacity, and thus in touch with what was coming out of student films. George lucas talks to et about his early filmmaking career and being a student of film, one of the very first of a generation who were labeled.
While many are familiar with lucas' short thx 1138 4eb, far fewer have seen his previous usc student film. Known as the mastermind behind the beloved “star wars” franchise, george lucas turns 74 on may 14 although the famous director might be.