Thursday, 6 April 2017

40 questions- star wars the Force Awakens






  • Who owns Lucasfilm? Disney
  • Who formed Lucasfilm? George Lucas
  • What year was Lucasfilm formed? 1971
  • Who is the president of Lucasfilm? Kathleen Kennedy
  • What other major films have they worked on? Indiana Jones franchise, Starwars franchise and many more 


  • How much was Lucasfilm sold for? $4.05billion


  • Who wrote Star Wars: The Force Awakens? JJ. Abrams, Lawrence Kasdan, Micheal Ardnt
  • Who directed Star Wars: The Force Awakens? JJ. Abrams
  • What other major films is the director responsible for? Star Trek, Lost (tv show), 10 Cloverfield lane  
  • How many Star Wars films have there been so far (list them)? Star wars (1977), The Empire Strikes Back (1980), Return of the Jedi (1983), The Phantom Menace (1999), Attack of the Clones (2002), Revenge of the Sith (2005), The Clone Wars (2008), The Force Awakens (2015)
  • How much money have they all made at the global box office? Star Wars: The Force Awakens remained on top of the international chart with $133.3 million
  • When was the first Star Wars film released? The first starters film was released in 1977
  • What does ILM stand for? Industrial Light Magic
  • What do ILM do? Visual effects 
  • Who created ILM? George Lucas
  • Why did they create ILM? 
  • What do casting directors do? Casting Directors organize and facilitate the casting of actors for all the roles in a film. 
  • Where were the first scenes for Star Wars: The Force Awakens filmed? Rub'al Khali desert Abu Dhabi 
  • What format was Star Wars: The Force Awakens shot on? 35mm Kodak film
  • What types of camera were used to film Star Wars: The Force Awakens? IMAX
  • What studio was used to film a large portion of the film? Pinewood
  • Where is the studio? England
  • What major franchise is famously filmed at this studio? James Bond
  • How does said franchise link to Star Wars: The Force Awakens? Daniel Craig played a stormtrooper
  • Who was the inspiration for the character Maz Kanata? JJ's School teacher
  • What technology was used to create Maz Kanata? Motion Capture
  • Who played Maz Kanata & what other roles is she famous for? Lupita Nyong'o, 12 years a slave. Jungle Book (2016)
  • Who played General Snoke? Andy Serkis
  • What is he renowned for in the movie business? He is best known for his performance capture roles comprising motion capture acting, animation and voice work for such computer-generated characters as Gollum
  • Where was the final scene filmed? Skellig Michael, an island located 7.2 miles west of the Iveragh Peninsula in County Kerry, Ireland.
  • Who composed the film score? John Williams
  • How many Star wars films has he composed the music for? All main ones
  • What other famous films has he created the music for? Indiana Jones Franchise 
  • How mant times did John Boyega audition for the film (according to JJ Abrams)? 7 months of auditions 
  • Over what period of time did these auditions occur?
  • How many people operated B-B8?
  • What type of technology was the main version of B-B8?
  • What colour suit did the B-B8 operator wear?
  • Whay did he have to wear such a suit?
  • What type of special effects (SFX) were employed on Star Wars: The Force Awakens?
  • How many people were behind the monitor watching the scene when Han and Chewie returned to the Millenium Falcon?