Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Star Wars Production Stills (Slide negative format)

In Movies > Star Wars > Show & Tell.
JDimmock's loves14 of 14My weekend project.Paulus Dairy , Mowrers Dairy - Mowrer's Dairy , Suncrest Farms and Abbotts Dairy - Abbott's Dairy
7
Love it
1
Like it

stonesfan1stonesfan1 likes this.
FinefaysAntiquesFinefaysAntiques loves this.
ThriftStoreAddictThriftStoreAddict loves this.
fourpeepsakefourpeepsake loves this.
JDimmockJDimmock loves this.
shakkashakka loves this.
thompson26thompson26 loves this.
vermontervermonter loves this.
See 6 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 11 years ago

    thompson26
    (1 item)

    While moving I uncovered a small box full of slides. Each have been individually hand numbered and rubber stamped. When I held them to the light I was amazed to find that they are, what appear to be, production stills of the aliens featured in the Mos Eisely Cantina scene of Star Wars.

    After cycling through all of the slides I noticed that these were not just "film grabs," or images taken directly from the movie. It seems as though these images were shot by someone on-set who was documenting each alien.

    I've been doing research into these slides but because of their specific nature and the likelyhood that they were not intended for public circulation, I have turned up no information.

    I hope that someone may be able to help me identify what exactly these are, the history behind them, and if possible, estimated value.

    Thank you

    *Photo Note: The hand held slide is meant to be a reference point for the other two slides. I was shooting them against backlit paper and the fibers gave the images a mottled appearance.

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    logo
    Star Wars
    See all
    Star Wars "A New Hope" Art Poster Hildebrandt 20" x 28" 1977 Original - Vintage
    Star Wars "A New Hope" Art ...
    $240
    Vintage Star Wars Tri Logo / PBP Unpainted Knee Unpainted Dart Boba Fett
    Vintage Star Wars Tri Logo / PBP Un...
    $360
    41 Back ESB Luke Skywalker Brown Hair MOC graded AFA 70/85/80 Star Wars Vintage!
    41 Back ESB Luke Skywalker Brown Ha...
    $1,051
    vintage star wars droids 1985 with coins
    vintage star wars droids 1985 with ...
    $1,627
    logo
    Star Wars "A New Hope" Art Poster Hildebrandt 20" x 28" 1977 Original - Vintage
    Star Wars "A New Hope" Art ...
    $240
    See all

    Comments

    1. FinefaysAntiques FinefaysAntiques, 10 years ago
      I think I know what these are exactly, but i don't want to get your hopes up. I have been a star wars fan since i said Dada.. and being a fan at a young age you find all sorts of magazines that are star wars related..-- How many images do you have and are they just from the cantina? are the images actually "inside" the Cantina or are they just the aliens and are in random locations or unknown backdrops. I have more questions before i can really say what i think they are but.. they are one of the cooler things ive since in my star wars collecting life

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.