Watch: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Trailer Gets Sweded
Even though the teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a minute and a half long, there's just about as much blackness on screen as there is real footage in the trailer. Therefore, it makes it fairly easy to make a low budget, sweded version of the trailer. And that's exactly what Dumb Drum (via FlickeringMyth) has done, complete with some crafty cardboard artistry. There's some impressive moving cardboard elements used for the quick shot of the ball droid BB-8, not to mention the moneyshot of the Millennium Falcon flying through the desert. Just a fun video to keep the Star Wars hype alive. Watch!
Here's the sweded version of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer from Dumb Drum:
Watch the real teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens right here.
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens, continuing the beloved original trilogy about Luke, Leia, Han & Chewie that ended in 1983, is directed by J.J. Abrams, of the films Mission: Impossible 3, Star Trek, Super 8 and Star Trek Into Darkness. The screenplay is written by Lawrence Kasdan (Empire Strikes Back, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Return of the Jedi, The Big Chill, The Bodyguard) and J.J. Abrams, with Kathleen Kennedy from Lucasfilm producing. This debut is the beginning of a brand new saga, with another trilogy planned for this storyline, not to mention other standalone movies in this universe. Disney, after acquiring Lucasfilm, will release Star Wars: The Force Awakens in theaters worldwide on December 18th, 2015.
Reader Feedback - 3 Comments
I love it. The side by side comparison video is great, too. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dAv9Hgq2TQQ
Guest on Dec 29, 2014
I love it. The side-by-side comparison video is great too.
Benjamin Hunter on Dec 29, 2014
Reminds me a lot of BE KIND REWIND!!! Dig.
DAVIDPD on Dec 29, 2014
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