Cocoon: The Return VFX Work at Star Wars Site

by malducin

The Hyperspace section of the official Star Wars site has posted an article on the VFX of Cocoon: The Return, which originaly appeared on the Lucasfilm Fan Club Magazine # 6.

VFX Supervior Scott Farrar discusses some of the VFX work including the flying aliens, placing an absent Brian Dennehy on the film and the hospital scene between Jessica Tandy and Hume Cronyn. The online supplement also has a 1989 interview with George Lucas where he discussed the Star Wars and Indiana Jones sagas and what he planned to do in the future. You can read them here:

Inside ILM -- Cocoon: The Return
George Lucas: The Force Behind Lucasfilm